MY 1967 Notchback -

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MY 1967 Notchback -

Post by MrT » Thu May 31, 2012 9:20 pm

Bought this beautiful car in Feb 2012. Hoping to have it ready by end June 2012. Definitely for 05 Aug cars in the park!
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1960 VW Karmann Ghia - Project http://www.aircooledvwsa.co.za/viewtopi ... 23&t=26973" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
1967 VW Type 3 Notchback - Project (completed) http://www.aircooledvwsa.co.za/viewtopi ... 23&t=25261" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

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Post by MrT » Thu May 31, 2012 9:47 pm

Some more pics
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Post by MrT » Thu May 31, 2012 10:02 pm

Strip-her!
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Re: MY 1967 Notchback -

Post by retrovan » Thu May 31, 2012 10:04 pm

all the best with it, maybe a lot of work, but well worth the effort.

Boy how I remember the 67 brown back window, my Fastback also had one, cut the bright head lights at night, but hell to reverse, and drive in the day. :lol:

Do be very careful with the back window, they cost ten sets of hens teeth on a good day. :shock:

Enjoy !

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Re: MY 1967 Notchback -

Post by YvaneS » Sat Jun 02, 2012 10:18 am

What are you going to do about that back window? :?
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Re: MY 1967 Notchback -

Post by MrT » Sat Jun 02, 2012 12:55 pm

YvaneS wrote:What are you going to do about that back window? :?
Had to get a new one made! Could not source one anywhere, Cost for rear window = R6600
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Re: MY 1967 Notchback -

Post by MrT » Wed Jun 06, 2012 9:17 pm

Got my glass today! Collecting motor on Friday!
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Post by MrT » Wed Jun 06, 2012 9:46 pm

Some more stripping!
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Post by MrT » Wed Jun 06, 2012 10:04 pm

A few more pics taken at the beginning of March 2012.
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Post by MrT » Wed Jun 06, 2012 10:09 pm

Steady Progress
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Post by MrT » Wed Jun 06, 2012 10:16 pm

Real progress, these were two weeks after my previous post.
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Post by MrT » Wed Jun 06, 2012 10:23 pm

Suddenly we getting somewhere, a fortnight later!
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Re: MY 1967 Notchback -

Post by jolas » Wed Jun 06, 2012 10:27 pm

:shock: progress indeed - loving these pics and this thread - keep it up dude :hangloose:
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Post by MrT » Wed Jun 06, 2012 10:28 pm

Wow, upholsterer called, seats and door cards done, excitement is building!
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Post by MrT » Wed Jun 06, 2012 10:32 pm

First fitment of panels! Gaps appear 100% Excellent work Basie!
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