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Mountain man
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 02, 2018 8:25 am    Post subject: Re: Where in the world is your 181? Reply with quote

Moved from Southern California to Sevierville Tennessee in the Great Smokie Mountains

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PostPosted: Wed Aug 01, 2018 5:30 pm    Post subject: Re: Where in the world is your 181? Reply with quote

I'm in Bandung , West Java, Indonesia. VW 182 (Safari) 1976
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 21, 2018 6:58 am    Post subject: Re: Where in the world is your 181? Reply with quote

I'm in West Hills, CA ('74 Thing). There are probably more in this area of the country than anywhere else.
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PostPosted: Tue May 02, 2017 1:29 pm    Post subject: Re: Where in the world is your 181? Reply with quote

well I guess I,m the first from Vt. we have 3 running around our little town of 4000 and one more in the next town. Ive had mine for 17 years and 4 months. I found her in San Diego and drove her back to vt. we been to and thru 28 states together so far. best car I,ve ever had. Bill Castleton Vt.
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 29, 2016 1:41 pm    Post subject: Re: Where in the world is your 181? Reply with quote

We have added the map on our web-site.

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 22, 2016 5:51 am    Post subject: Re: Where in the world is your 181? Reply with quote

I'm all alone in West Texas!
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PostPosted: Mon May 09, 2016 4:51 pm    Post subject: Re: Where in the world is your 181? Reply with quote

Is St. Lours Missouri taken yet? Wink
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 27, 2016 1:07 pm    Post subject: Re: Where in the world is your 181? Reply with quote

JoelH wrote:
First one in North Dakota. I'll have to forward this thread on to some people. There are at least 5 Things around here that I know about.

Joel
I am in Hillsboro and have a 73 Thing. Wondering where all the others you mentioned are located.
Thanks
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PostPosted: Mon Dec 07, 2015 4:00 pm    Post subject: Re: Where in the world is your 181? Reply with quote

First one in North Dakota. I'll have to forward this thread on to some people. There are at least 5 Things around here that I know about.
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 16, 2015 10:03 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Well, my Thing is a '76, from the Danish Military and it is located in Denmark.
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 13, 2015 4:09 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I bought mine from a member here that had it for sale in the Classified section.

'74 Thing in Littleton, CO
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 26, 2015 3:40 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Can't believe I am the only one in Vegas??? Surprised
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PostPosted: Sun Feb 22, 2015 10:51 am    Post subject: Santiago, Dominican Republic Reply with quote

I found a rust bucket in the DR. It's a 1971 Mex, rusted but running. Grand plans of bring it back to life, ask me in year how it's going.

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 15, 2015 10:15 am    Post subject: VW Thing (Safari) in Ecuador Reply with quote

Hi,
Just moved to Ecuador and found a 1971 Thing (Safari)
very little rust, but not running well, any help appriciated.
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 08, 2014 6:31 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Georgetown, Republic of Texas. No, not born in 1911...just a L/E sidearm. '74 stock Thing, Blue.
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 23, 2014 2:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I have tried to put my Thing in but it does not work. Victorville, CA High Desert.
1974 Thing Blue.
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 30, 2014 9:35 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

GI Joe wrote:
Semper_Dad wrote:
GI Joe wrote:
I need to update my location... We've moved! I didn't see an Edit button anywhere....
Help!


I believe I can edit it. What City/State do you want to be placed?


I take it the update didn't work? Crying or Very sad
Still showing Knoxville address....

New is Niota, TN.... 37826


Should be updated now
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 30, 2014 2:50 pm    Post subject: Location Reply with quote

I think I have entered the location correctly.
Don't see any Things in my area, but I'll enjoy any VW owner who cares to visit Goshen, IN.
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PostPosted: Thu May 29, 2014 9:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Semper_Dad wrote:
GI Joe wrote:
I need to update my location... We've moved! I didn't see an Edit button anywhere....
Help!


I believe I can edit it. What City/State do you want to be placed?


I take it the update didn't work? Crying or Very sad
Still showing Knoxville address....

New is Niota, TN.... 37826
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PostPosted: Wed Apr 30, 2014 2:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Niota/Athens, TN!

Thanks Semper! Wink
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