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  Topic: Bug pack air cleaner cover/top
joviality

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PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sat Jul 01, 2017 8:25 pm   Subject: Re: Bug pack air cleaner cover/top
they went with a Weber side draft
  Topic: Bug pack air cleaner cover/top
joviality

Replies: 1
Views: 57

PostForum: Beetle - 1958-1967   Posted: Sat Jul 01, 2017 8:17 pm   Subject: Bug pack air cleaner cover/top
Anyone have any info on these can't find them listed online anywhere Bug pack air cleaner covers?
Picked them up at a swap meet. https://www.thesamba.com/vw/gallery/pix/1662583.jpg
  Topic: Wire burning and melted
joviality

Replies: 1
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PostForum: Thing/Type 181   Posted: Sat Jul 01, 2017 7:54 pm   Subject: Wire burning and melted
Tried starting my Thing which has been sitting awhile and the wire connecting to what I believe the diagram called the throttle bypass valve??? I could be a little off on the title there . But anyhow ...
  Topic: In the process of buying a 73 Thing
joviality

Replies: 21
Views: 2156

PostForum: Thing/Type 181   Posted: Fri May 22, 2015 6:55 am   Subject: In the process of buying a 73 Thing
Everything went great no questions asked! The Thing is registered and I received the title with no problems!
  Topic: In the process of buying a 73 Thing
joviality

Replies: 21
Views: 2156

PostForum: Thing/Type 181   Posted: Fri May 22, 2015 6:53 am   Subject: In the process of buying a 73 Thing
I looked at that exact same one. Would love to hear how it goes for you so I can kick myself in the butt for passing on it.

wow I can't believe that! It runs great! there is some body work that ha ...
  Topic: where is my thing from!
joviality

Replies: 3
Views: 368

PostForum: Thing/Type 181   Posted: Fri May 22, 2015 6:47 am   Subject: where is my thing from!
Hi! just recently received my title back in the mail for my 73 Thing and there is a code on there saying it was not originally for US distribution? I know they were mostly from Mexico but is this on a ...
  Topic: In the process of buying a 73 Thing
joviality

Replies: 21
Views: 2156

PostForum: Thing/Type 181   Posted: Mon Sep 22, 2014 3:56 pm   Subject: In the process of buying a 73 Thing
The type 183 Iltis is now over 25 years old, so it's unlikely to cause you issues with titling or insurance. This, and the fact that it wasn't made concurrently with the 181 Thing, makes your life eas ...
  Topic: In the process of buying a 73 Thing
joviality

Replies: 21
Views: 2156

PostForum: Thing/Type 181   Posted: Mon Sep 22, 2014 3:53 pm   Subject: Re: new Thingy
Welcome, where do you come from in Pa.? I am a little east of Pittsburgh, and its been quite a while since I have seen another Thing on the road.

From Warren, PA about 3 hours north of Pittsburgh
  Topic: In the process of buying a 73 Thing
joviality

Replies: 21
Views: 2156

PostForum: Thing/Type 181   Posted: Mon Sep 22, 2014 3:52 pm   Subject: In the process of buying a 73 Thing
Be careful! If it's a northeast car it could be full of Bondo.

The car is originally from Tennessee
  Topic: In the process of buying a 73 Thing
joviality

Replies: 21
Views: 2156

PostForum: Thing/Type 181   Posted: Sun Sep 21, 2014 4:10 pm   Subject: In the process of buying a 73 Thing
So i am currently in the process of buying an 1973 Thing and i have a quick question about the title. The VIN starts with 183 which from reading on here i have heard is correct, but the for the Model ...
 
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