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  Topic: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Zezdy

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PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Tue Dec 28, 2021 6:21 pm   Subject: Re: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Merry Christmas to all! I hope that you all had a blessed season, and wish the best to you and yours.

Santa was good to me, and I got a welder!

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2247304. ...
  Topic: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Zezdy

Replies: 18
Views: 1040

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Tue Nov 02, 2021 3:42 pm   Subject: Re: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Hey Buggeee, thanks for joining in!

It really is pretty interesting when I think about it. The whole time we've had it, it has sat outside in the (rare) rain, deep snow, and hot sun. Other than ...
  Topic: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Zezdy

Replies: 18
Views: 1040

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Tue Nov 02, 2021 11:28 am   Subject: Re: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Thanks, Walter. I appreciate it. I'll also be doing the glovebox modification:

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=582210

I'm not sure what I'm going to do with the three dash ve ...
  Topic: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Zezdy

Replies: 18
Views: 1040

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Fri Oct 29, 2021 10:54 am   Subject: Re: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Here's a downward shot into the spare tire well:

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2229930.jpg

Then working our way around...

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2229928.jpg

http ...
  Topic: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Zezdy

Replies: 18
Views: 1040

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Thu Oct 28, 2021 11:32 pm   Subject: Re: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
I'll post a pic of the spare tire well when I can. It doesn't look terrible, but isn't perfect either. I don't see anything super obvious, but there is a little rust. It's not enough to warrant a r ...
  Topic: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Zezdy

Replies: 18
Views: 1040

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Thu Oct 28, 2021 8:24 pm   Subject: Re: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Well, been working on a few odd jobs for the past few days. Here's a pic of the seats after I got them out.


https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/2229742.jpg

I got the fenders off with no ...
  Topic: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Zezdy

Replies: 18
Views: 1040

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Fri Oct 22, 2021 3:53 pm   Subject: Re: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Got a little bit of time off from work, and decided to continue with the interior...

Removed the front seats, which were pretty much rusted to the frames. Some kicks from the backseat and some mal ...
  Topic: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Zezdy

Replies: 18
Views: 1040

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Wed Oct 20, 2021 3:34 pm   Subject: Re: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Thanks for the kind words, Jimbo. I've been reading through your stuff for quite some time, so it's pretty awesome to have your advice!

I can trace the car back to 1974, and it's been in Nebraska ...
  Topic: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Zezdy

Replies: 18
Views: 1040

PostForum: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up   Posted: Tue Oct 19, 2021 11:41 pm   Subject: Zezdy's 1970 VW Build
Hey All!

New to the forums, and happy to be here. I've been a lurker for a long time, and just started on a restoration. So here goes nothing!

The Beetle itself is a 1970. It's been in our fa ...
 
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