For Sale: 1958 Volkswagen Bus in Vancouver , British Columbia

Vehicle Description

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Introducing a very rare bus especially in this condition.

This bus has never been seen for sale on the market so here’s your chance.

Nothing has been modified from factory. The only modifications are bolt on, easily removed to return to factory original.

All electrical switches, gauges, lights, doors handles, wheels etc.are year specific and correct.

This bus is not a bunch of old decrepit 60’s vw parts thrown together. Years were spent collecting the correct quality parts.

This is a legit 1958 Walkthrough Kombi with a vehicle Birth Certificate from the Volkswagen Museum in Germany. Which includes all customer ordered modifications, build date, including ship date and destination.

This is a special order bus, built and originally delivered to San Francisco in 1958.

One of the last of the pressed bumper buses, with a VIN: 370 3xx

Correct and Legal Paperwork is in my name. You will deal only with me. 

Overseas buyers are WELCOME! 

The Bus 

This has been my goto driver but has been in dry storage for the last few years. 

This is a complete bus built for me, never with the intention of selling it. 

However life has taken a new direction and I have decided to let someone else enjoy it. So without further ado... this bus includes but is not limited to: 

Interior:
Front rubber mat 

Reupholstered front seats 

Seatbelts 

Interior panels by Clara roof/doors/front 

Reproduction grab handle 

CSP long push button T-handle shifter 

Vintage tractor knob 

Vintage amp gauge - in dash 

AcceleratorMod 

Cargo area:

Rear rubber mat 

Reproduction coat hangers

Hardboard cargo area panels on doors/walls/roof. (The rear passenger area could use the panelling replaced as I did in the front of the bus.)

Full width rock and roll bed reupholstered and new foam.

Factory original spare tire mount/nut/wheel (included crows foot-58) 

Exterior:

Front and rear pressed bumpers/splash pans 

VW emblem 

One eyed duck 

Wiper pivots 

Unity fog light 

Hella glass tail light lenses/no cracks 

LED rear lights

Stainless steel side view mirrors/arms 

Bullet turn signals amber bulbs 

Reproduction 2/3 length HWE roof rack & clamps INCLUDED. (Not original HWE).

2 HWE style ladders

Correct apron and deck lid 

Hand painted door logos

Glass:

All glass is included 

Creative Engineering front Safari windows, frames, latches and seals

2x rear side pop outs 

No cracks or hazing in or on any glass 

Tires/wheels:

5x 1958 crows foot wheels 

4x new Continental Tires 

4x original VW hubcaps 

Electrical:

High output Alternator 

Dual battery’s and isolator/converter 1000w 

1x Deep cycle - new 

1x New Battery 

All electrical components work as expected and in good condition 

Suspension:

Freeway flyer transmission on straight axles. 

Offset notched spring plates- Womack 

Brand new Type 3 rear drums w/emergency brakes 

Camber compensator 

New kyb shocks

All new bearings, boots and seals 

Rebuilt stock 1958 link pin Front beam 

Drop spindles built by Campingbox 

Center pin has been replaced.

New tie rods and ends. 

CSP front disc kit - 5 bolt/0” offset 

Rubber seals/plugs/bearings etc. 

All seals installed and in excellent condition.

Original 58 gas tank, resealed. Includes original 1 gallon reserve petcock, cable and switch.

Engine:

1776cc (higher compression on pump gas) 

Fresh piston cylinders and rings 

Freshly rebuilt 041 heads 

Ratio rockers 1:1.25 

Lightened flywheel 

Counter weighted crank 

Engle 110 

Dual original Kadron 40’s.

CSP linkage.

High output alternator.

Pertronix billet distributor and coil

Vintage speed exhaust/j-tubes/adapter.

Carter Electric Fuel pump.

Holly fuel regulator.

Blaze cut installed.

All rubber seals, bearings, brake lines, fuel lines and miscellaneous parts are brand new and Made in Germany or quality OG. where available. Only the best of parts have ever been used in this vehicle. 

Sound deadening material applied in a few areas but easy to remove.

Areas that need MINOR metalwork: 

Front floor -a few small holes

2 jack points are getting thin

2 outriggers 

Front cross member 

Few holes in the Front valance - underneath 

A couple of small holes starting in the wheel well 

All metal (Gerson brand) included. 
Runs like a dream.

Questions, please reach out.

Vehicle Details

  • 1958 Volkswagen Bus
  • Listing ID: CC-1626708
  • Price: $50,000
  • Location:Vancouver , British Columbia
  • Year:1958
  • Make:Volkswagen
  • Model:Bus
  • Exterior Color:Dove Blue flattened
  • Interior Color:Black/Grey
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Engine Size:Flat 4
  • Odometer:100000
  • Stock Number:Factory Custom Order
  • Trim Level:Walkthrough Kombi
  • VIN:3703xx
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Restoration History:Partially Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Very Good
  • Seat Material:Vinyl
  • Electronic Ignition:Yes
  • Bored:Yes
  • Ported:Yes
  • Crank:Yes
  • Engine History:Replaced
  • Engine Condition:Running
  • Drive Train:Rear-wheel drive
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