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1978 Westfalia   Price: 20499 best offer
Dependable and clean 1978 Westfalia, trust this Bay window to travel to any destination and return. Purchased from original owner in 1991 56,000miles at that time. In 2002 at 126,000 miles the GE 2.0 litre FI engine, transmission, clutch, linkage, engine/transmission, mounts, were professionally refurbished or replaced by Valley Wagon, Carson City, NV with OEM German manufactured parts. Complete mechanical rebuild. The bus now has 182,000 miles.

Even though the bus only goes camping a few times a year these days, a tune up is performed and oil changed every spring after hibernating in the den over the winter. Turn the key and roll.

Garage kept with original Sage Green exterior. In 2004 Black roll-on bed liner was applied to lower third and nose of bus. Black Bed Liner texture has been removed revealing original paint underneath, updated photos upon request.

Original pop top tent; top seal, windshield rubber and windshield replaced in 2004.
Last year, steering box, steering dampener and complete brake system replaced. New 8 ply properly rated radial tires and professional 4 wheel alignment. KYB shocks on all four corners.

Original cabinetry with functional fridge (freezes items at highest setting and keeps perishables perfect at 5.5 setting), new faucet(original faucet available), new pump and water lines, original carpet has been protected by thick rubber mat, rear bench/bed seat and upper bed original green plaid, original green curtains (front, sides and rear), rear bug screen and child cot. Front seats were professionally upholstered with grey cloth/vinyl in 2004. Three point retractable seats belts installed 2017, still have all original seat belts.

Dash is clean with no cracks, VDO gauges: tach, head temp, oil pressure and volt gauges.

Propane tank and heater with additional quick disconnect for Coleman stove.

Exhaust system, heat boxes and cables replaced, everything works.

Body has original paint, solid battery trays, wheel wells, jack points and undercarriage. Frame and undercarriage has undercoat with original paint underneath and minimal surface rust/discolouration.
Original owners manual and Westfalia manual.

Ordered by Bob Bruner VW in Cheyenne, Wy where originally purchased, this is a US bus. This vehicle has been driven and camped in over the years, cared for and maintained. Information and additional photos available upon request.
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