Month: February 2020

VW 105-1, 30 Pict-1 Carburetor – Part III – Stuck Choke Plate Shaft

With colder weather, especially, the Chokes on our 1967 Beetles with the 30 Pict-1 Carburetors play an even more important part in the starting of the car.  We want the Choke Plate to be closed

Amable Fernandez Arduengo’s L456 Ruby Red ’67 Deluxe Beetle in Spain

My vintage VW Beetle is the Deluxe USA 1500cc Version. It was special-ordered from Miami, Florida, to be collected at the Wolfsburg Germany VW Factory by a driver and ferried to Madrid, Spain.  From Madrid, the

George Obrien’s L000 Orange Gold ’67 Beetle

I wish that my ’67 Beetle story was long and full of memories but the truth of the matter is that it’s not–it’s new and with a long future ahead. Although I’ve had my Bug