2012 Posts

SOLD — L639 Zenith Blue ’67 Beetle

FOR SALE: L639 Zenith Blue '67 Beetle

Spotted on eBay, this L639 Zenith Blue ’67 Beetle is in very respectable condition and has 49,770 original miles. I love seeing all the correct German metal in place, the way diejenigen Deutschen (those Germans) intended it to be. The AM/FM radio is also very interesting, as I’ve not seen many of them. You can view more detailed photos here.

Mileage: 49,770
Location: Palm City, FL
Price: Bidding on eBay  |  Buy it Now: $7,500.00
Contact: Through eBay

1967beetle.com — 2012 Giving Thanks!

A new year is right around the corner. It’s time to pause and look back at 2012; so many fantastic tips, tutorials, classifieds, and interviews have been published. 1967beetle.com would not be quickly growing if it were not for YOU reading right now. Yes, YOU! A huge thanks to all the fantastic folks around the world that have submitted their ’67 Beetle stories, etc. Here’s some highlights worth mentioning.

Tips, Tutorials
’67 Beetle Wiring Basics – Jeremy Goodspeed
How to Register Black CA Plates to your Vintage Volkswagen
’67 Beetle Winter Storage
’67 Beetle Correct Wheels and Hubcaps
Original VW Beetle Paint Schemes

Beetle Pedal Pads

FOR SALE: '67 Beetle Pedal Pads

About this item Good quality pedal pads are essential to smooth shifting and a safe drive in your vintage pride and joy. These have a small VW logo and fit the ’67 Beetle, as well as ’58-’75 Beetles. Pedal pads come shipped as a set of two.

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’67 Beetle Winter Storage

Jody Sauvageau Winter Storage

Contributed by Jody Sauvageau, a reader of 1967beetle.com, this article talks about proper winter storage for your ’67 Beetle. (The ’67 above belongs to Mark Massey of OldVWs Restoration).

  • Start off with a thorough cleaning both inside and out.
  • Change the oil and check/top off all of the fluids.
  • Fill the gas tank and use Sta-bil to keep the fuel fresh. The sequence should be to add the stabilizer to your tank, fill with gas and the drive home from the station will be enough to get the stabilizer through the entire fuel system.

Happy Holidays from 1967beetle.com!

Happy Holidays from 1967beetle.com!

Happy Holidays from 1967beetle.com!
We all know how important period correct accessories are for your vintage pride and joy. If you’ve still got ’67 VW related items to get under that tree, (A Wolfsburg West gift certificate maybe?) download this printable wrapping paper below and show your dedication to our great hobby. This wrapping paper can be printed in full 11″ x 17″ sheets.

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We’re looking forward to 2013. More Tips, Tutorials, Classifieds and Interviews!