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VWJONAY Thu Oct 25, 2018 1:54 pm


zozo Sun Mar 31, 2019 7:35 pm

Since my transaxle assembly was out, I took advantage and cleaned up the rear wheel wells. Didnít go overboard and obsess over it, but Iím happy with the outcome. Hereís some before and after pics.





dschup Sun Mar 31, 2019 7:46 pm

Turned out very nice, what did you use to get everything clean?

zozo Sun Mar 31, 2019 8:01 pm

dschup wrote: Turned out very nice, what did you use to get everything clean?

Windex for most of it, then mineral spirits to get off the tar and crap. A crap ton of rags that I just threw away afterwards.

srfndoc Mon Apr 01, 2019 7:41 am

Looks great. Love me some VG!

Vintagespeed Mon Oct 14, 2019 3:34 am

I wondered what it would look like if I would change my standard, with a deluxe trim...

I took a pic from the classifieds and changed it a bit.



I'd consider this... :!:

mtnbus Thu Jan 09, 2020 6:02 pm



I scored this great 1965 Velvet Green Sundial Camper last fall.




zozo Thu Jan 09, 2020 7:25 pm

Gorgeous!!! Love a VG dash.

thirtyseven Thu Jan 09, 2020 7:56 pm

Wow! Superb color and fade, and a walkthrough to boot... Camper interior is quite nice too, love the armrest with pocket, never seen one like this before. Only way to make it better would be some patina 15's :)

nineteensixtyfiveVG Thu Jan 09, 2020 11:54 pm

mtnbus wrote:

I scored this great 1965 Velvet Green Sundial Camper last fall.


This bus is awesome, looks super solid too. any rust?

mtnbus Fri Jan 10, 2020 8:04 am



Super dry !
Thanks for the good words

iamdonquixote Fri Jan 10, 2020 10:30 am




^^^
fresh convert ( formally sea blue / white )

b-man Fri Jan 10, 2020 11:28 am


dred Tue Jan 28, 2020 10:36 pm

I've had this for a few years now. It's getting close to being a driver.


dred Tue Jan 28, 2020 10:49 pm

The day I picked it up.

EverettB Wed Jan 29, 2020 9:01 am

dred wrote: The day I picked it up.


Literally. :)

velvetgreen Wed Jan 29, 2020 6:06 pm

nice save on that drivers side smash- would like to see how you fixed that and seemingly kept the OG paint

Chickensoup Wed Jan 29, 2020 6:39 pm

EverettB wrote: dred wrote: The day I picked it up.


Literally. :)

beat me to it :evil: :evil: :D

dred Thu Jan 30, 2020 4:14 am

It was a good smash for sure! Bumper tip was touching the frame rail. Driver side floor and seat pedestal were wadded up and dogleg was twisted. I removed all that and pushed the nose out until the perfectly matched replacement door fit well. Welded in a complete new floor and seat pedestal. Somehow the original dogleg popped back into shape easily so I reused it. Wish I could've smoothed out the nose more but it would've required losing og paint.






velvetgreen Thu Jan 30, 2020 7:31 am

Being velvetgreen I have a soft spot for that colour. I think you made the right call- epic save to keep that bus as original as possible in spit of the crash. Looks great!



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