All posts by Jay Salser

My wife, Neva, and I have been driving and working on VWs since 1976. 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.

Restoring Heat Riser Tube Covers

Before we go further, let me say that the small tubes of the Intake manifold, which connect to the muffler, direct heated air to the aluminum-blanketed portion of the Intake manifold. The aluminum, which acts

Re-living a Volkswagen Moment — Quiz Results

Congrats to 1967beetle.com reader Charlie Link on winning the ’67 Beetle quiz. Enjoy your 25% off in the 1967beetle.com boutique store. Now, let’s talk about how Jay was able to fix his car. The man at the parts counter asked me,

Re-living a Volkswagen Moment — A Quiz

Another quiz here at 1967beetle.com. Know the answer? If so, you’ll get 25% off in the 1967beetle.com boutique store. The first person to chime in correctly below wins. Jay Salser will be moderating. The winner will be notified within 48

Tail Light Reflector Maintenance

The noble Volkswagen Beetle has been much maligned. One of the main criticisms has been lighting. In the day of the 6 volt system, eventually connectors would corrode and an approaching Beetle’s head lamps glowed

Quiz Results

Congrats to 1967beetle.com reader Mike Buettell on winning the ’67 Beetle quiz. Enjoy your 25% off in the 1967beetle.com boutique store. Now, let’s talk about how Sarah was able to start her car. Sarah sat in the driver’s seat