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68' 1500 Great Condition, Full Mot Now £2400

1968 1500 Beetle

4 Owners from new, Im the forth. He has been kept in a garage for most of his life, Never had any major welding or repairs. he spent 10 years sat in a dry barn hence low mileage. I brought the car in August 2005

Chassis
Original Floorpans with no Rust
Good condition Bulkhead.
Original beam with Front disc Brakes
whole Car is stock

Wheels
4x Nearly new Firestone tyres (good in the wet)
1x spare wheel with a used firestone tyre in reasonable conditon
Steel wheels with chrome hub caps

Engine
79,ooo miles on the clock, original engine comes with it
Stock 1500 Single port Fitted (still going great, Starts first time every time)
Original Fully Working Heat Exchangers
Last oil change (Feb 07)
New Rubber Fuel hose throughout (Feb 07)

Gearbox
Original gearbox, still feels good, no crunchy problems at all, bear in mind this box has only covered 79k

Clutch
New Clutch fitted May 06

Paint
Original paint except for white on sides, this was added by one of the previous owners. Paint is in exceptional condition, needs nothing doing at all, just a good clean and polish every weekend!! this car has been treated with Mur every weekend since i bought it.

Exterior & Body Pannels
No surface Rust on any wings
Doors are perfect, passenger door has a slight case of stiff hinge, but there is no play or drop, it opens fine, just not as smooth as driver door
both original quarter windows work properly
Fully working locks with 3 original Key's that open evrything on car, i've been told this is a little rare
Fully Working washers and wipers
Original Heater Channels with NO Rust!
all panels on car are original

Interior
Original Seats, drivers seat has a 6 inch rip but the rest are perfect
Headliner is original and in good condition
Floor pan has 4 of the 4 tar board mats still fitted
Original Dash control knobs
Original Steering column and Steering wheel
Original Gear stick, Handbrake Lever and Heat exchanger controls all in good condition
Original front seatbelts in good condition
New battery (Oct06)

MOT & Tax
12 Months MOT, 4 months Tax (Tax exempt)

Reason for sale
I have my eye on a Mk1/Mk2 Golf but cannot afford both, I will be sad to see him go, but i have had some good times, and he couldn't have served me better!!

Contact
07941393647
[email protected]
Im looking for £2600 ovno, It drives like it was designed to.

it comes with some previous MOT Certificates

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From the pictures and description that looks like a very lovely original beetle. Getting hard to find in that condition. I'd be looking very closely at that if I was in the market for a new toy :D
 
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