Month: November 2011

’67 Engine Restoration

Here’s a little animation of my ’67 engine. The first part is the day I drove the car home from my grandfather’s house. As you can see, a lot has changed over the last 6

Eric Shoemaker’s ’67 Beetle

It’s been over 6 years since I began my restoration. I had no idea I’d get so interested and become so passionate about this great hobby. This photo was taken shortly after I got the

Vintage VW Commercials

Here are a few of my favorite Vintage Volkswagen commercials. Something about the tone in the narration and focus on the quality craftsmanship of these great old cars. It’s no wonder NOS parts work just

Vintage VW Door Panel Removal and Installation

  To remove door panels on your ’67 VW Beetle: Step 1: Begin by popping out the small pin on the window winder. This can be done with a nail or small object. Be careful

Vintage VW German Square Weave Installation

This pretty much speaks for itself. Quality German square weave carpet, just as they did it back in ’67.  Here is a visual walkthrough of some of the process: