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  Topic: Price for 1967 Convertible seats....front and rear
67conv

Replies: 1
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PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Fri Sep 24, 2021 8:00 am   Subject: Re: Price for 1967 Convertible seats....front and rear
Pictures would help to determine the price for what's being offered. Most "original" '67 convertible seats have been thrashed and hastily recovered many times over in the past decades.. The ...
  Topic: 63 vert rear ashtray install
67conv

Replies: 3
Views: 217

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sun Sep 12, 2021 6:54 am   Subject: Re: 63 vert rear ashtray install
If you're installing a new set of aftermarket panels in your 63 VERT, there's usually a traced out score line on the backside of the panel for you to cut your own ashtray hole. An original panel will ...
  Topic: Buying Original Hardware for '67 Beetle
67conv

Replies: 35
Views: 1177

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Wed Sep 08, 2021 9:14 pm   Subject: Re: Buying Original Hardware for '67 Beetle
To the OP - FYI, Kamax was not the only original hardware supplier to VW for the '67 model year, or any other years for that matter. There were also other commonly used OEM suppliers such as "N S ...
  Topic: water in rear window compartment vert.
67conv

Replies: 7
Views: 221

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Thu Aug 26, 2021 10:00 am   Subject: Re: water in rear window compartment vert.
Jeff in Cleveland - Not trying to minimize your issue here regarding the pooling of water on your rear pan after it rains, but there's a few things that are not clearly noted in your description of th ...
  Topic: "Betty" 1966 Sedan
67conv

Replies: 22
Views: 831

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Tue Aug 17, 2021 7:49 pm   Subject: Re: "Betty" 1966 Sedan
Beautiful '66! Congratulations on finding your lifelong VW goal..Why would you want to paint it? It looks great in the pictures as is, unless you still really wanted that Turkis one that "got awa ...
  Topic: the OG back of rear seat had rubber
67conv

Replies: 13
Views: 1900

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Tue Aug 17, 2021 2:11 pm   Subject: Re: the OG back of rear seat had rubber

Edit. Found a picture in the gallery of a 63 beetle with this style of rubberised carpet.

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/955168.jpg

If you look very carefully under where the binding ...
  Topic: the OG back of rear seat had rubber
67conv

Replies: 13
Views: 1900

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Tue Aug 17, 2021 11:50 am   Subject: Re: the OG back of rear seat had rubber
Just saw this post...

baz76, Probably one of the reasons there's 'crickets chirping' in the replies here is that this is posted in the 1958 - 1967 forum. 1967 would be the only year out of 9 years ...
  Topic: Synthetic oil
67conv

Replies: 2
Views: 154

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sun Aug 15, 2021 9:58 am   Subject: Re: Synthetic oil
Have always used 30HD in my '64, 40hp. Synthetics are so superior, I would consider it, but don't know which viscosity. Or if I should avoid it all together. Anything I can do to baby it (30K origi ...
  Topic: OK, how the heck do gravel shields mount?
67conv

Replies: 9
Views: 414

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sat Aug 14, 2021 6:43 am   Subject: Re: OK, how the heck do gravel shields mount?
Stockholm VW - In case you might've missed it, these gravel guards come "out of the box" with a thin slightly blueish plastic protective film covering on them which you might want to remove ...
  Topic: Help me build the baddest 67 Vert out there please!
67conv

Replies: 124
Views: 4125

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Fri Aug 13, 2021 11:13 am   Subject: Re: Help me build the baddest 67 Vert out there please!

Fuel injected 1967cc engine with an Okrasa look.
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1860121.jpg


Damn!! That's just about gotta be the most beautiful type one engine I've ever seen! Droool ...
  Topic: Help me build the baddest 67 Vert out there please!
67conv

Replies: 124
Views: 4125

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Fri Aug 13, 2021 10:58 am   Subject: Re: Help me build the baddest 67 Vert out there please!
I have the car with a VW mechanic of 20 years he's not even able to give me these answers on a 67.

Not all VW mechanics with 20 years+ of air cooled wrenching experience behind them are "rodd ...
  Topic: Help me build the baddest 67 Vert out there please!
67conv

Replies: 124
Views: 4125

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Fri Aug 13, 2021 10:46 am   Subject: Re: Bought my First 1967 Convertible. What is right and whats wrong?
There is a guide, it's called the Custom Wheel/Tire forum in the General Technical Forums. There's also the Pictures of tire, wheel, and suspension thread for FAQ's. And probably other bits of infor ...
  Topic: 67 bug generator connector boot
67conv

Replies: 7
Views: 199

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Wed Aug 11, 2021 7:44 pm   Subject: Re: 67 bug generator connector boot
^^^ this ^^^ mukluk spot on!

8bit Innovations, what your mechanic was probably referring to by "a rubber boot" over the spade connectors is most likely a common rubber (plastic?) hea ...
  Topic: Help me build the baddest 67 Vert out there please!
67conv

Replies: 124
Views: 4125

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Wed Aug 11, 2021 7:43 am   Subject: Re: Bought my First 1967 Convertible. What is right and whats wrong?

Lets take this thread in a different direction with focus. One helping build the baddest 67 we can imagine.

Wow! After 6 pages of "...what's right and what's wrong" input on some of the ...
  Topic: 6 volt idle sensor
67conv

Replies: 4
Views: 193

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Tue Aug 10, 2021 5:42 pm   Subject: Re: 6 volt idle sensor
It's not new, but probably what you're looking for:

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/classifieds/detail.php?id=2083914
  Topic: Hella B31/6V Horn Restoration
67conv

Replies: 11
Views: 4818

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Fri Aug 06, 2021 8:34 am   Subject: Re: Hella B31/6V Horn Restoration
Hi. I know that this is a very old thread, but Iím wondering where you got that rebuild kit for your horn? Iím looking to rebuild mine as well.

I'm not sure where the O.P. got his horn rebuild part ...
  Topic: Help me build the baddest 67 Vert out there please!
67conv

Replies: 124
Views: 4125

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Tue Aug 03, 2021 10:20 am   Subject: Re: Bought my First 1967 Convertible. What is right and whats wrong?
Is the interior of the sedan and convertible the same as on 1967s?

They are different, not just for the 1967's but for ALL years, sedan vs convertible. There are specific model year peculiarities f ...
  Topic: Help me build the baddest 67 Vert out there please!
67conv

Replies: 124
Views: 4125

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Mon Aug 02, 2021 12:04 pm   Subject: Re: Bought my First 1967 Convertible. What is right and whats wrong?
The boots were also used on 356's. Readily available along with starter boots as well - through any serious aftermarket suppliers. However, the '67 only generator set up wasn't really a '67 "only ...
  Topic: Help me build the baddest 67 Vert out there please!
67conv

Replies: 124
Views: 4125

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Mon Aug 02, 2021 8:04 am   Subject: Re: Bought my First 1967 Convertible. What is right and whats wrong?

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2203052.jpg

Achtung360, Well...since you asked - harrymarlin summed it up nicely! But you need to post more /better pics of the front to answer questions f ...
  Topic: Help me build the baddest 67 Vert out there please!
67conv

Replies: 124
Views: 4125

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Mon Aug 02, 2021 8:03 am   Subject: Re: Bought my First 1967 Convertible. What is right and whats wrong?
Harry, wrong generator for '67 in the picture. No rubber wire covers used, they were spade connected within a plastic housing.
 
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