All posts by Jay Salser

My wife, Neva, and I have been driving and working on VWs for over 41 years. In fact, we raised our family in these cars. Now, we are retired and enjoy VWs as a hobby. The ’67 Beetle always has been our favorite year. We own a '67 Beetle and a '68 Karmann Ghia.

Jimmy Spinks L633 VW Blue (Reef) ’67 Beetle

At the time I purchased the Beetle, I was semi-retired and looking for something to do. I started looking for Beetles down here in South Texas, along the Coast, but all that I found were

1967 Beetle Community – Bob Ebert

When Bob Ebert opens the garage doors of a morning, I wonder if he thinks of the words to the song “Mary In The Morning” (authors Johnny Cymbal and Michael Rashkow). “Nothing’s quite as pretty

Michael Gaboriault’s L639 Zenith Blue ’67 Beetle

At the time I really wasn’t looking for another Beetle to restore. We were at the sea side in Mersin, Turkey, when my wife and I saw numerous cars going down this one street. We

1967 Beetle Carburetor Choke Heater Element

History saved the day for those of us who own 1967 Beetles–here’s why: In the 1970s, when I first began dealing with ’67 Beetles, carburetor work was complicated by the antiquated Choke Heater Element’s design.

Beth Leverman’s 1967 Beetle Drives Again

6 years ago, Beth Leverman came to our house to purchase some parts for her 1967 Beetle project. When she saw our ’67 Bug and heard our experiences with ‘67s, she suggested that I look