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      08-08-2012, 09:25 PM   #1
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1961 VW Kafer (bug) cruiser!!!

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this is a great daily driver... you can drive it anywhere with out any worries....
the car has less than 2500 miles sense the build. i have the clean and clear title in hand!

i completely re-did all the interior except for the head liner. with roller peddle and moon eyes steering wheel. i have the original steering wheel and horn ring and the og rear view mirror and the og side view mirror...

new side view mirror and new rear view mirror with passenger and driver matching visors and rear view mirror flip down tint

pinstriping and german adler on the deck lid done by tanner leaser in arlington tx

all the sheet metal is original. with original door handles and vent windows...

i removed all wires from the car and installed a new wiring harness that i had to custom order.

drop spindles
4.5" adjustable narrowed beam

Original rebuilt and cleaned up speedo.... it looks almost brand new....has 551 miles on it...

The motor is a 1776
i had the motor built by THE BUG STOP in Arlington TX and it has all the best stuff!
and all parts are new and all balanced!
dual 40 webbers
lightened and balanced flywheel 8 dowel
forged H beam rods
lightened crank 8 dowel
blue bosh
019 distributor
engle 110 cam
mahl pistons
big valve heads
new vw block
FULL FLOW with oil filter mounted in left rear fender
oil cooler with electric fan and temp switch
merged header and empi quiet pack single side exit
i dont remember the compression ratio, but they told me to run at least 91 octane
and i always run 93
the engine is NEW EVERYTHING!
105-110 HP

built transmission with..
welded 3rd and 4th gear
super diff
all new internals... EVERYTHING!
new drive shafts

all new red polyurethane engine and trans mounts

gauges... og speedo, vdo tach, vdo oil psi, vdo iol temp, vdo fuel gauge
i also have the original panels that go on either side of the speedo and the og chrome.. i also have the og vw window cranks and interior door handles.

new wiper motor and wiper arms.... i leave the wiper arms off until inspection time

all lighting works .... except the dome light, because its not there...

disk brakes in the front.

BRM wheels and i also have the original steelies with chrome center caps.

OG 1961 texas plates ... i will include them if the buyer is from texas....

im sure there are some things im forgetting....

i have lots invested $12000+... but im letting it go for way less.....$6500

if you have any questions just ask....and i can send more pics to email or txt
im in the DFW area of TX
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(817) two zero one - 8 7 7 8

doug roberts 817 @ yahoo . com (remove the spaces)

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      08-09-2012, 09:30 AM   #2
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bump for one clean ass car, beautiful bug man
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bump for one clean ass car, beautiful bug man
thanks buddy, its a fun cruiser... and you get to see people punch each other as you drive by.
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thanks buddy, its a fun cruiser... and you get to see people punch each other as you drive by.
Punch buggy, no punch backs!

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Punch buggy, no punch backs!

exactly!
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      08-09-2012, 03:22 PM   #6
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$6500 takes it .... 2 sets of wheels and quite a few origional vw parts also
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So sick... Sweet Beetle!
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So sick... Sweet Beetle!
thank you
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Nicely done. Cool bug!

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Nicely done. Cool bug!

GLWS
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