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PostPosted: Fri Aug 04, 2017 9:30 pm    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

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Um, no.

It looks like its sculpted in bondo for starters. Kinda like an RV-trailer? Looks more like a shit catcher. Rolling Eyes

I am at a loss for words. This is just UNBELIEVABLY BAD. Stupid idea. Poorly done. Priced at about 10 times reality.
How is this more valuable to anyone than the 1971 bus that was cut up?
One could take a $1000 bus, dump $1000 worth of glue on it, but that doesn't make it worth $2000 or even $2001. This work would be called damage by most people.
Unbelievable.
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PostPosted: Sat Aug 05, 2017 8:07 am    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

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We know ya want it for your collection, notch. Wink
You're just trying to weasel the price down, and discourage anyone else from getting it...



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PostPosted: Sat Aug 05, 2017 11:49 am    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

I feel so much better about my own body work now...

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PostPosted: Sun Aug 13, 2017 4:54 pm    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

http://www.ebay.com/itm/1970-Volkswagen-Bus-Vanago...mp;vxp=mtr
Here's a kinda attractive 1970 Riviera conversion.
But wow, look where the fuel filter is: LAYING ON THE HEAT RISER PIPE. aT LEAST IS PLASTIC SO IT WILL MELT.
and $32,000 bid so far.
Maybe somebody can put a picture up?
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PostPosted: Sun Aug 13, 2017 5:12 pm    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

Is that rust or just bad paint on the upper edge of the engine compartment seal. I have a feeling there is a lot hidden beneath that shiny paint.

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PostPosted: Sun Aug 13, 2017 6:33 pm    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

The funny thing about eBay is one's ability to have friends up bid the process. Wink Cool Laughing
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 14, 2017 11:20 am    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

Alan Brase wrote:
http://www.ebay.com/itm/1970-Volkswagen-Bus-Vanago...mp;vxp=mtr
Here's a kinda attractive 1970 Riviera conversion.
But wow, look where the fuel filter is: LAYING ON THE HEAT RISER PIPE. aT LEAST IS PLASTIC SO IT WILL MELT.
and $32,000 bid so far.
Maybe somebody can put a picture up?
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 14, 2017 4:39 pm    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

Only 22 hours left in the auction.
Time to get your bid in, Skills Eh?
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 23, 2017 2:40 pm    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

If you're asking this much for a bus, it better be more correct than this... and chrome bumpers doesn't make it a champagne Confused
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 23, 2017 3:19 pm    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

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If you're asking this much for a bus, it better be more correct than this... and chrome bumpers doesn't make it a champagne Confused
https://www.thesamba.com/vw/classifieds/detail.php?id=2087484



Well, the paint inside is white. Its not all sage green. It may have started as a champagne. Just sayin. Wink
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 25, 2017 9:17 am    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

Um, there's a few things wrong here...

https://miami.craigslist.org/brw/cto/d/antique-volkswagen-bus/6278959592.html

Scam, scam, scam, glorious SCAM!!
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 25, 2017 11:16 am    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

static wrote:
Um, there's a few things wrong here...

https://miami.craigslist.org/brw/cto/d/antique-volkswagen-bus/6278959592.html

Scam, scam, scam, glorious SCAM!!

Why would seller think it is a 1968? Then show a 1971 VIN?
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 30, 2017 4:40 am    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

https://newlondon.craigslist.org/cto/d/early-vw-bay-window-bus-for/6284841243.html
Logos are cool... not that cool though.
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 30, 2017 5:49 am    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

67ctbug wrote:
https://newlondon.craigslist.org/cto/d/early-vw-bay-window-bus-for/6284841243.html
Logos are cool... not that cool though.

In 20 years, people will wonder why no one saved it. Rolling Eyes
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 30, 2017 10:50 am    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

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67ctbug wrote:
https://newlondon.craigslist.org/cto/d/early-vw-bay-window-bus-for/6284841243.html
Logos are cool... not that cool though.

In 20 years, people will wonder why no one saved it. Rolling Eyes

You're probably right.... I wonder if the roof was cut for like plexiglass as a viewing window at the airport.
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 30, 2017 6:06 pm    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

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67ctbug wrote:
https://newlondon.craigslist.org/cto/d/early-vw-bay-window-bus-for/6284841243.html
Logos are cool... not that cool though.

In 20 years, people will wonder why no one saved it. Rolling Eyes


In 20 years that shit will be a 3d scanned driving replica (as new) with modern - to 20 years from now underpinnings. Twisted Evil
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 31, 2017 3:54 pm    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

https://www.thesamba.com/vw/classifieds/detail.php?id=2090287
Just a crack! only the part that fails on this piece already broken for your pleasure!
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 06, 2017 11:15 am    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

$600's for Jalousies?

Sure thing bro Rolling Eyes

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 07, 2017 6:52 pm    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

In my backyard, 24k, seems kinda high. Looks pretty stock but restoration looks nice

https://redding.craigslist.org/cto/d/1968-vw-double-cab-pu/6297124880.html


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 07, 2017 7:24 pm    Post subject: Re: Official Bay whine about parts and vehicles for sale Reply with quote

RBurn wrote:
In my backyard, 24k, seems kinda high. Looks pretty stock but restoration looks nice

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