1973 Autovilla

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Re: 1973 Autovilla

Post by sean » Mon Nov 09, 2015 10:30 pm

Just a couple of pics from the last few trips with the Autovilla. So far, its proven to be a fantastic car and certainly one of my most favorable VW purchases ever. Its passed just over the 8000km mark since I purchased it earlier this year and it hasn't skipped a beat.

Olifants River crossing
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Cederberg (Uitkyk Pass)
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On the way to Bloemfontein
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Bloemfontein Autovilla Camp Out
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Port Elizabeth / Uitenhage Logo Day
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Re: 1973 Autovilla

Post by Terry Phillips » Tue Nov 10, 2015 12:47 pm

I will say thats how a camper should be used,very nice Sean.

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Re: 1973 Autovilla

Post by sean » Sun Apr 07, 2019 10:00 am

So, my early autovilla has hit another good turning point in its life.

From this thread below, thanks to Fig again for sharing these adds.
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This arrived the other day.
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It is unfortunately going to be a donor. There was one part that was very important though.

This is why..
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So now my autovilla can be converted back to what it was supposed to be.

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Re: 1973 Autovilla

Post by fig » Mon Apr 08, 2019 11:25 am

What's the VIN on the "1973" Autovilla Sean? I'm sure it's a 1974 model.
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Re: 1973 Autovilla

Post by sean » Mon Apr 08, 2019 4:19 pm

fig wrote:
Mon Apr 08, 2019 11:25 am
What's the VIN on the "1973" Autovilla Sean? I'm sure it's a 1974 model.
Never bothered to correct the post, but yes, it is a 74 model.

I think it was purchased in December 73 in the books, so I think that’s why I listed it as a 73.

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