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  1. Go to first new post Vaughn Gittin Jr as Ricky Bobby? See how it happened [VIDEO]

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  2. What fits

    Hello all I'm a new bug owner 1970. My question is what all models are the same for the seats and fenders thanks Dan

    Started by Orangedog350, 11-22-2014 08:41 PM
    1970, aircooled, beetle, bug, classic, fenders, fit, fits, forum, forums, ion, models, owner, ques, question, seats, superbeetle, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum, wha
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    11-22-2014 08:41 PM Go to last post
  3. 1965 VW Generator light

    My generator light comes on at night when I use the lights. The odd thing is that it gets brighter the faster I go???? Anyone have any ideas??? ...

    Started by Boss778, 11-22-2014 12:25 PM
    aircooled, beetle, classic, faster, forum, forums, generator, ideas, light, lights, night, odd, superbeetle, test, thing, type 1, volkswagen, vw, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 1
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    11-22-2014 12:37 PM Go to last post
  4. Beetle Doors wanted for restoration

    Hello....just signed up! I wonder if anyone can help? Before I dive in and tackle a restoration I would like to walk slowly by restoring a...

    Started by Peptac, 11-20-2014 07:52 AM
    aircooled, beetle, bot, classic, doors, east, forum, forums, located, res, restoration, skills, slowly, soo, superbeetle, tom, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum, wanted
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    11-20-2014 07:52 AM Go to last post
  5. help with 66 bug in St. Cloud, Minnesota

    My cherry 66 bug has been in storage near St. Cloud for 5 years. My sister is trying to start it so she can get it loaded on a car transporter to...

    Started by 66bug, 11-12-2014 06:51 PM
    aircooled, beetle, bug, car, carb, classic, filter, fluid, forum, fuel, fuel pump, gas, people, phone, running, start, starting, superbeetle, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 1
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    11-18-2014 03:04 AM Go to last post
  6. gas tank

    I need a new tank for my 73 super beetle.. any recommendations brand or where to buy? Thanks.

    Started by jrizz73bug, 11-09-2014 06:26 PM
    73, aircooled, beetle, bra, brand, buy, classic, forum, forums, gas, gas tank, recommendations, super, super beetle, superbeetle, tan, tank, time, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 1
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    11-17-2014 11:21 AM Go to last post
  7. Help needed, first start up in 12 years

    Hello, my son and I are working on a 1970 Beetle for a school project of his. We discovered after replacing the floors and frozen pedal assembly...

    Started by SchoolProject1, 11-09-2014 06:41 PM
    aircooled, beetle, carb, classic, engine, forum, gear, gears, good, ignition, light, moving, parts, paul, project, start, superbeetle, things, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 4
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    11-12-2014 01:54 PM Go to last post
  8. Window channel felt

    Does anyone have the secret to bending the window channel felt without having it collapse at the bend (upper back corner)? Bob

    Started by vw65beetle, 09-22-2014 10:35 AM
    aircooled, back, beetle, cha, classic, corner, ding, felt, good, guide, make, paper, pattern, small, superbeetle, type 1, upper, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum, wi, window
    • Replies: 5
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    11-10-2014 10:36 AM Go to last post
  9. WANTED: Rusty Post 68 Pair doors

    Hello there! I'm after a pair of doors (post 68 only) that are straight but with rust. Reason for this is a project with my dad. Have trawled ebay...

    Started by max.hood123, 11-09-2014 10:46 AM
    aircooled, appreciated, beetle, classic, dad, door, doors, ebay, hours, luck, lying, max, post, project, reason, rust, straight, superbeetle, type 1, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum, wanted
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    11-09-2014 10:46 AM Go to last post
  10. VW Color Suggestions !

    I own this & although the photos do not show. There are many crack lines on the paint . This is not the original color. I was thinking either...

    Started by 2jakes, 11-07-2014 12:35 PM
    aircooled, beetle, black, classic, color, early, engine, forum, forums, lines, mid, paint, painting, photos, rear, suggestions, superbeetle, thinking, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 2
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    11-08-2014 12:25 AM Go to last post
  11. Question Need help looking to get a old beetle

    im looking for an old beetle and was wanting to know if there is a real difference between some of the older models like a 1965 or a 1975 for...

    Started by Kaster, 11-03-2014 08:49 PM
    aircooled, beetle, body, classic, difference, end, engine, forum, forums, good, ice, issues, new beetle owners club, price, real, res, style, superbeetle, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 6
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    11-07-2014 06:11 PM Go to last post
  12. 1966 Beatle Fuel Problem

    I have a 1966 Beatle with a 1300 engine. Still the original 6 volt. I have an interesting problem. I live in NCwhere it gets hot in the summer. When...

    Started by Edmund, 10-27-2014 06:26 PM
    aircooled, beetle, car, classic, cold, cool, engine, fuel, fuel pump, gas, hot, hours, interesting, live, problem, shop, start, starts, superbeetle, type 1, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
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    11-03-2014 11:34 AM Go to last post
  13. I have a question for you experts,

    So, I'm a Toyota person but my girlfriend loves them Bugs. So here's where I need your guys help, her left arm is about 90% paralyzed, so driving...

    Started by Kiraush, 10-29-2014 11:17 PM
    aircooled, beetle, bug, cell, classic, cost, deal, drive, early, forum, front, hey, karma, mini, superbeetle, toyo, transmission, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum, wanted
    • Replies: 6
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    11-01-2014 12:01 PM Go to last post
  14. Engine Removal Help Please!

    Hello, Let me start by admitting I am a new owner to an old beetle project. I am attempting to complete the project with my 15 year old son as...

    Started by slingbladef16, 10-26-2014 12:58 PM
    aircooled, beetle, car, classic, engine, fan, forum, jack, love, makes, owner, problem, project, removal, remove, start, superbeetle, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum, year
    • Replies: 1
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    10-27-2014 08:43 AM Go to last post
  15. My 1959 Beetle- full original restoration

    For all those interested I thought I would track the progress of my 1959 original restoration. Good to hear people's thoughts...

    Started by VWbug47, 10-04-2013 11:41 AM
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    10-26-2014 08:46 AM Go to last post
  16. VW Beetle Gas heater repair

    My gas heater is not working, glow plug is open, glow plug register is open, fuel pressure regulator is not working. So I made electronic ignition...

    Started by peter_kubotani, 10-17-2014 03:01 PM
    aircooled, beetle, classic, fixed, forum, forums, fuel, gas, generation, heater, honda, ignition, open, plug, pressure, repair, superbeetle, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
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    10-17-2014 03:01 PM Go to last post
  17. 2003 Beetle Convertible Window Problem

    My driver side window rolls down about 6 inches then stops. It makes a grinding sound when it does. Then it won't go all the way back up without...

    Started by Karvizo, 09-30-2014 02:12 PM
    aircooled, beetle, classic, color, convertible, ding, door, driver, forum, forums, free, gray, makes, problem, removing, sound, superbeetle, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum, window
    • Replies: 4
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    09-30-2014 04:19 PM Go to last post
  18. Lowered the rear

    Hey all, Been a while since my last post. Had lost of fun doing up the bug and coming along well. I've lowered it all round didn't realise it...

    Started by Caltattoo, 09-15-2014 06:01 AM
    aircooled, beetle, bug, classic, drive, drop, forum, front, hey, issues, link, post, read, rear, superbeetle, thing, top, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum, wheels
    • Replies: 4
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    09-22-2014 04:38 PM Go to last post
  19. No Ideas left anyone else have any !

    Ok , so i have had my VW for couple of years now and its a 1600 Beetle 1973, it has always had a "flatspot" and has always annoyed me :wedgie: I...

    Started by neilh1497, 09-06-2014 05:16 PM
    aftermarket, aircooled, beetle, carb, classic, forum, forums, fuel, fuel pump, idle, ordered, running, set, setting, spare, superbeetle, today, tuning, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 4
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    09-20-2014 11:51 PM Go to last post
  20. Whats the best vw beetle for a first car and why!!

    Im 16 and i am looking to buy an old vw beetle as my first car, i have joined this club to ask around and see which body/ chassis, engine and other...

    Started by OllieTheAlmighty, 09-07-2014 11:25 AM
    aircooled, beetle, body, buy, car, cheap, classic, details, engine, first car, forum, good, mods, money, remove, removing, superbeetle, things, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 656
    09-16-2014 10:24 AM Go to last post
  21. Hopefully A new beatle owner in the near future

    My wife and I are looking for a second vehicle, well technically a third since my primary means of transportation is my Harley :D:. I've been...

    Started by wellsna3, 09-15-2014 12:14 AM
    aircooled, beetle, bike, bug, classic, early, forum, high, mpg, post, repair, snow, superbeetle, suspension, tech, tuning, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum, weight, wheels
    • Replies: 2
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    09-15-2014 08:37 AM Go to last post
  22. Want to purchase classic VW beetle - dont know where to start

    HI, My husband has a significant birthday coming up (60) and I hit on the idea of buying him a beetle as a project. My reason for doing so is...

    Started by nms, 09-04-2014 07:15 AM
    advise, aircooled, beetle, car, classic, forum, hit, oil, paying, problems, project, purchase, reason, scratch, start, superbeetle, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum, work
    • Replies: 2
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    09-10-2014 12:44 PM Go to last post
  23. Rear Suspension Issues

    I am a recent purchaser of a 1968 beetle. The auto is in great shape except from an assembly in the rear suspension which needs replacement on both...

    Started by JeffB, 09-01-2014 06:24 PM
    aircooled, auto, beetle, classic, correct, fit, forum, issues, limit, parts, rear end, rear suspension, replacement, superbeetle, suspension, top, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 2
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    09-08-2014 07:40 AM Go to last post
  24. Engine Rebuild Questions - 79 SB Conv

    Hi everyone, new to the forum and about to pull the motor. Couple of questions.... Should I be worried about needing to replace the case? Am I...

    Started by 79SuperKarmann, 08-31-2014 01:43 AM
    aircooled, beetle, buying, classic, conv, couple, engine, forum, ins, lock, long, motor, needing, pull, ques, questions, replace, superbeetle, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 5
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    09-05-2014 04:50 AM Go to last post
  25. Leaking Doors!

    I'm a new member that just started my first resto project on a 74 Super Beetle Conv. Replaced door weather stripping, but still have leaks through...

    Started by TJ BUG, 08-22-2014 11:17 AM
    aircooled, beetle, body, classic, conv, door, doors, forum, forums, leak, leaks, member, molding, project, replaced, res, star, superbeetle, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 3
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    08-27-2014 01:19 AM Go to last post
  26. 1975 superbeetle worth?

    I'm looking at trading for a 75 superbeetle. The owner is asking 6500 said it was appraised at 9200. Also says the engine was rebuilt 5000 miles...

    Started by davathia, 08-21-2014 07:50 PM
    500, 5000, ago, aircooled, appreciated, beetle, classic, craigslist, engine, greatly, guys, hard, input, miles, owner, pics, superbeetle, trading, type 1, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum, wha
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    08-23-2014 04:42 AM Go to last post
  27. 1974 super beetle getting terrible gas mileage

    My 1974 super beetle is getting terrible gas mileage ( less than 15mpg), recently tuned up but didn't help much, new tires and oil change. Any ideas...

    Started by graylanm, 08-20-2014 12:42 PM
    1974, aircooled, beetle, cha, change, classic, exhaust, forum, forums, gas, ideas, mileage, mpg, oil, super, superbeetle, terrible, tires, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 4
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    08-22-2014 01:48 PM Go to last post
  28. Red face who do you suggest I ask for help in inspecting a 1302s I've fallen for?!

    Hi, I feel a bit of a Wally to say the least because there's only so much of John Muir's famous advice that I can realistically put into practice...

    Started by danvan, 08-08-2014 07:24 PM
    advice, aircooled, beetle, bug, buying, classic, drive, feel, forum, forums, guys, indicator, internet, john, problems, spec, superbeetle, test, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 2
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    08-11-2014 05:31 AM Go to last post
  29. Good mechanic needed in SE London

    HI all Just got a 57 oval and am looking for any recommendations for a good mechanic in the South East London area of the UK. Much appreciated....

    Started by MigFA, 08-04-2014 12:46 PM
    aircooled, appreciated, area, beetle, classic, don, east, good, london, mechanic, needed, oval, recommendations, se, south, superbeetle, type 1, uk, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 0
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    08-04-2014 12:46 PM Go to last post
  30. How do you find out how much a 1962 Beetle fully restored should sell for?

    My father in law passed away last year. His final labor of love was to fully restored a 1962 Beetle that he and his bought new over 50 years ago. ...

    Started by JimPap, 07-29-2014 12:48 PM
    aircooled, beetle, bought, car, classic, current, driving, final, forum, job, love, paint, res, sell, superbeetle, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum, work, year
    • Replies: 2
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    08-04-2014 04:35 AM Go to last post
  31. 66 beetle with starting issues.

    Hey boys and girls. Im new to the forum so I thought I would post a hello! Ive just bought a 66 vw beetle, terrible grey but in project mode...

    Started by Caltattoo, 07-29-2014 05:58 AM
    aircooled, beetle, classic, cold, drive, fit, forum, grey, hey, lights, owner, post, project, relay, start, starting, superbeetle, ticking, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 6
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    08-02-2014 07:49 AM Go to last post
  32. 68 beetle huge oil leak

    So, yesterday after much anticipation we received off the transporter a 1968 bug that has been in the family since being built. It has been...

    Started by BanOne, 07-27-2014 11:03 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    07-28-2014 10:30 AM Go to last post
  33. 1973 Beetle with 1835 cc engine

    I have a new 1835 cc crate engine and it runs great but has an oil leak in the back that drips down on the exhaust. the mechanic who put the engine...

    Started by doctom51, 07-23-2014 12:04 PM
    act, aircooled, beetle, classic, engine, exhaust, forum, forums, great, idea, leak, motor, oil, open, superbeetle, top, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum, work
    • Replies: 1
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    07-23-2014 01:46 PM Go to last post
  34. GT Beetle 1973 (Interior)?

    I have a 1973 VW GT Beetle in restoration. The car has been in my family for over 30 years, and I need some information on the original seat colour....

    Started by jb1967, 07-18-2014 05:42 PM
    1973, aircooled, beetle, car, classic, colour, forum, gt, interior, red, res, seat, seats, superbeetle, tomato, type 1, volkswagen, vw, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 485
    07-21-2014 11:13 AM Go to last post
  35. Any good UK websites for VW parts?

    Hey, I live in the UK and was wondering if anyone knows any good website based in the UK that sell parts for VW Classic Beetle. Just looking for...

    Started by WizK, 07-10-2014 05:22 PM
    aircooled, beetle, classic, euro, exhaust, forum, forums, good, hey, interior, live, parts, sell, superbeetle, tires, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum, website, wheels
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 400
    07-10-2014 07:16 PM Go to last post
  36. Can anyone tell me the name of these alloys?

    Hey, I am new to this forum and am hoping to buy my first VW Beetle in the next few months. I was looking at different wheels that I liked and I...

    Started by WizK, 07-08-2014 07:58 PM
    aircooled, beetle, bug, buy, c63, classic, for sale, forum, forums, hey, lot, people, photobucket, pics, rear, sale, superbeetle, type 1, volkswagen, vw beetle, vw beetle owners club, vw bug, vw bug forum, vw forum, wheels
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 654
    07-09-2014 05:42 PM Go to last post

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