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  1. Vehicles For Sale
    68 Beetle For sale is my 1968 Volkswagen Beetle. The car was bought in 2012 and then received a body off restoration which was completed in 2014. Following this restoration, I have used the car as a daily driver without failure. It has been completely reliable and has not let me down once. The...
  2. Vehicles For Sale
    Having kids and stuff has prevented me from doing anything on this for ages and i need to spend some money on our 71 camper now as we use that a lot more, so i must sell the buggy ;-( Good bits: GP MK2 Rancho LWB body with roof Great floorpan - completely re-done Hard-top included - clips on and...
  3. Vehicles For Sale
    Hiya, as you can tell I'm selling my Bug. Bought back in January 2012, 'Leonard' was in this state... We decided to do a body off resto which started soon after we bought him. This included new heater channels, front clip, rear cross members, door pillars, bulkhead repairs and inner wing repairs...
  4. Items Wanted - AUTO
    hi all, I'm looking for some seats for my 1968 bug. I'm in Leicester so can pickup from in the midlands. Show me what you've got :) Cheers, James
  5. Readers Rides
    Hi there, I'm James and not so long ago I fulfilled a dream of having a classic beetle as my first car.Ever since finding out my dad had a 1970s bug as his first I've been hooked on VW's.So I thought I'd take the plunge and make a page on here to document my progress with the bug. The beetle I...
  6. Vehicles For Sale
    For Sale: 1968 Volkswagen Beetle 1641 Deluxe Load of History This is, of course, fully tax exempt and sold fully running, taxed and MOT'd till late January. I have TONS of history with the car, including several decades worth of MOT's and garage receipts, I have the names of all 9 of the other...
  7. Vehicles For Sale
    NOW SOLD
  8. Vehicles For Sale
    I bought it for £2000 a year ago from here, and I think the price then was pretty fair, and it owes me about £1000 so i'm asking for around £2100! MOT until 17/11/2011 Tax exempt, and it's taxed until the end of November Heres a list of money I've spent on it: £625 Van Beek's Garage MOT...
  9. Lost and Found
    Hi all, wanted to find out about my dads old crewcab as it was definately one of my favourites of all the buses we've had. She was a ratty green and black 1968 swedish import, at the time probably the oldest crewcab in england. :) It had many stickers which it had gathered through the years and...
  10. Items Wanted - AUTO
    Loking for a roof rack to fit a '68 Beetle, Can be ratty or whatever! Pics can be PM'ed or e-mailed to hjsmith AT hotmail.co.uk please! :)
  11. Vehicles For Sale
    Red 1968 beetle. Car has a reconditioned 1800cc engine with 700 miles on it. (cost £2200), with weber dual carburettors used for approx 600 miles (approx £300), new exhaust (£80). The bonnet, engine deck lid, wings and doors are under 5 years old. Currently off road on SORN. It failed its last...
  12. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Hi All, i have just purchased my third VW and i am Extremetly excited about the resto ahed and want some tips about planning my resto... Australian 1968 Beetl first Reg 1969 1500sp RHD Swingaxle. what are my best options for planning a successful etc... where do i start and what do i need to...
  13. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Hi I have acquired what I understand to be a 1967 T1 floorpan that I was planning to use to replace my 1968 T1 current rusted floorpan. But I've heard there are some variations between them although I cant see anything obvious. I was planning to swap the suspension/gearbox engine over and then...
  14. Items Wanted - AUTO
    Looking for 1968 Bay window heater exchanger controls two blue two red. Dashboard mounted. Anybody got one? Cheers Nic
  15. Chat/Discussion
    Hi Guys... ...I'm looking for some advice from the wise old heads on here! In short, last August / September time i was lucky enough to take posession of a 1968 RHD Westy . I had the chance to buy her and broke the bank to do so! The downside was she'd been standing for four whole years and as...
  16. Vehicles For Sale
    1968 beetle 12months M.O.T...NOW SOLD HAS NOW BEEN SOLD!
  17. Items For Sale - AUTO
    Its a 1968 beetle that has just passed mot today (12-2-09) with a 1600cc engine in it. Clock reads 24577 miles although the engine was reconditioned about 2years ago. Has had a 12volt alternator conversion Original cream seats and new Volkwagen cream door cards with logo. New Brakes, Copper...
  18. Readers Rides
    Just joined VZi this week and gotta get a blog up about the work I've been doing to my ladys' 68 rat. First - lets show you how it used to look, 2-3 years ago....... Had a day out beetling around some nice spots in Essex - its not all Romford and bags of chips you know. This is North...
  19. Vehicles For Sale
    White VW Beetle, 1968 tax exempt, 1200cc, comes with full years MOT. On eBay now, see here, starting price of £1700 auction ends Sunday 19th October. Located at Rayleigh, Essex. Check out the video! We have had this car for 4 years (bought from this forum) and in that time it's proved to be...
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