Month: December 2013

A Vintage VW Survival Story

It was a cold Pearl Harbor Day morning in 1976 as I arose to head to work. This morning our crew was going to one of the Sears-Roebuck stores to do some painting before the

Summer of Love

This article was submitted to by Megan McAuliff in Brighton, East Sussex, UK. Thanks so much! 1967 was a monumental year in human history. It was the beautiful and transcendental Summer of Love, where

30 PICT 1 Express Carburetor Rebuild

Now that we’re on the topic of 30-PICT 1 carb restoration. Here’s another tutorial from good pal in NY, Chris Vallone of Classic VW Bugs. He talks through the process of servicing a 30-PICT 1,

Carburetor Rebuild; Check Ball Removal and Installation

When people tell me that they have “rebuilt” a Volkswagen carburetor, but that it still doesn’t function well… one of the first questions that I ask is: “How many balls did you find?” The usual

SOLD – ’67 Beetle Paint Code Decals

Update – As mentioned a few days ago. ’67 Beetle Paint Code Decals are now available. Correct to German factory color specifications, these metallic silver decals were designed and produced exclusively for on a commercial quality printer. They match