My Project beetle - wish me luck !

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JonnoDub
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Re: My Project beetle - wish me luck !

Post by JonnoDub » Sun Jan 18, 2015 12:32 pm

Finished the bootlid off today
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Still need another coat on the bonnet
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I swapped out the engine from my kombi which looks like a single port 1500 which was way underpowered for the bus, I think it will better suit the beetleImage
Now theres enough space to put back the piece I hacked out for the type 4 engineImage

"A journey of 5000 miles starts with a single step"


Keep on rolling baby , you know what time it is !

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Re: My Project beetle - wish me luck !

Post by JonnoDub » Wed Oct 11, 2017 9:39 am

Its been a while since Ive posted anything . The beetles going ok, looks like I may need to overhaul the engine sometime, put some extra bits and so on it.
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The wheels have changed (again) and some EMPI bits have been added.....More pics to follow.
Keep on rolling baby , you know what time it is !

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Re: My Project beetle - wish me luck !

Post by Tony Z » Wed Oct 11, 2017 10:03 am

looks interesting. Was going to comment about the rims needing a little paint, but then I saw your EMPI post - now we really need more pics!!

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Re: My Project beetle - wish me luck !

Post by retrovan » Wed Oct 11, 2017 10:15 am

Looking good, will be good to see the Beetle with new wheels.

Herman
1952 Split Beetle 1835cc twin 34ICT's
1968 Fastback (2Lt.type4)twin 34ICT's
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