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1973 VW Thing Turn on always show all large photos     Ad id: 2502763
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Thing shop roll-bar install
roll-bar, bikini top,side
rear roll bar padding added new tail lights
1641cc with Kadrons!
Benco stock re-built transaxle
re-painted and re-upholstered rear seat back
1973 VW Thing   Price: $22500
Here's your chance to own a beautifully restored 1973 VW Thing. Think about all the miles of smiles and fun in the sun you could be enjoying in this classic VW!

Here are some of the details on the body off restoration:

-Body and chassis disassembled & media blasted
-Body epoxy primered and painted PPG Lemon Ice 83034 by Key City Kustoms
-Inner fenders and fender wells sprayed with custom yellow tinted rhino-liner
bed-liner coating for extra protection and sound deadening.
-Running boards stripped, refinished and recovered
-Floor-pan epoxy primered, painted, and rhino-lined inside and out satin black
-Suspension components replaced throughout, shocks, ball joints, tie rods, buffers etc.
-Brake shoes, wheel cylinders, hoses, wheel bearings and hardware replaced with quality german
oem parts most sourced through the Thing Shop.
-New complete wiring harness, fuse panel, fuses, lights and switches as needed
-New NOS gas tank, every fuel line and breather hose has been replaced front to back
-New fuel gauge sending unit
-Gas heater detailed and installed for period correctness but disconnected
for safety reasons.
-Front seats cleaned up and re-padded, rears were blasted, primed, painted, and
re-upholstered. All rubber bumpers,clasps, snap ties replaced along with a seat
spring or two. New seat belts throughout with upgraded front retractable shoulder
harness style for added comfort and safety!

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