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.

Kurt Tucker’s L639 Zenith Blue ’67 Beetle

I bought my first ‘67 Beetle in 1987.  After graduating High School, I really needed a car but, just like any typical teenager, I didn’t have much money. Growing up in Southern California, there were

’67 Beetle Community – Ron Waller Needs Your Prayers!

Many of you likely will recall Ron and Diane Waller’s Border-to-Border Cruise Article. Ron not only has been a faithful Reader of 1967beetle.com, but he has contributed from time to time for our enlightenment and

’67 Beetle Community – What Is It? – Revealed

I want to thank each of you for reading and for the responses which you recorded. The mystery piece is….. The Glove Box Door Check Rod Felt Seal. Each 1967 Glove Box Door has two

’67 Beetle Community – What Is It?

What Is it? Recently, Reader Beth Leverman, who is rebuilding her 1967 Beetle, messaged me, with photos, of her inner door mechanism rebuild. She has had to innovate—as we all learn when working on our

“Thank you” – Jay Salser

With the outpouring of sympathy from Readers of 1967beetle.com, Eric offered the opportunity and the space to pen something about my life.  I welcomed the opportunity. By now most have read that I suffered a