1971 Volkswagen Beetle in Salt Spring Island, British Columbia

Vehicle Description

Fully restored 1971 Mexican Beetle

Restoration carried out and completed over the last 2 years.

Major Highlights
-Body restored in professional body shop
-New candy apple red paint job
-New white leather interior
-New white cloth headliner
-New seals around all windows
-New rubberized undercoating
-Engine rebuilt last year and currently has 7000 kms on it

Body
-Body restored in professional body shop
-New candy apple red paint job
-New seals around all windows
-New rubberized undercoating
-Front and back bumpers restored and rechromed
-New classic beetle rearview mirror and Sideview mirrors (round)
-New driver side exterior locking door handle with 2 keys
-New stainless steal/wood roof rack and deck lid luggage rack
-New driver side and passenger side door roll-up windows
-New windshield 
-New pivoting window vents on driver and passenger side doors (whole assemblies are new)
-New passenger side window regulator
-New vintage beetle windshield wipers and windshield wiper shafts
-New dual chrome exhaust pipes
-Trunk button repaired
-New license plate brackets front and back
-Fresh wax job by hand

Interior
This is a car that people take their shoes off before getting in, without any prompting.
-New white leather interior
-New white cloth headliner
-4 new classic beetle seatbelts (in matching red)
-New custom made rosewood plugs in dash knobs
-New custom made rosewood ash tray knob
-New rosewood e-brake button
-New Retro Manufacturing Bluetooth Vintage replica stereo
-New walnut wood, stick shift knob with Wolfsburg emblem
-New rubber boot on E brake
-New interior door panel clips
-New ivory white steering wheel with Wolfsburg emblem (original replica)
-New ivory white signal switch with high/low beam controller
-Wood floors
-Interior detailed

Mechanical
-Speedometer repaired
-Gas gauge repaired
-E-break redone
-New gear shifter system and restored shift rod
-Play in steering wheel repaired
-Installation of new electronic ignition system
-New horn
-Fixed sticky clutch
-New fuel lines
-New alternator belt
-New starter fuse
-New fuel filter
-Engine choke repaired
-New gaskets around both valve cases
-New alternator
-New windshield wiper fluid system
-New fuel sender
-New carburetor
-Cleaned air filter
-New distributor cap and rotor
-New starter
-Valve cover gaskets replaced on engine
-New steering link
-Compression test done
-Timing mixture checked
-Cleaned out the engine and repaired the PCV system
-Timing adjusted with timing gun
-Oil change
-Engine rebuilt last year and currently has 7000 kms on it

 

 

Vehicle Details

  • 1971 Volkswagen Beetle
  • Listing ID: CC-1636959
  • Price: $23,000
  • Location:Salt Spring Island, British Columbia
  • Year:1971
  • Make:Volkswagen
  • Model:Beetle
  • Exterior Color:Candy Apple Red
  • Interior Color:Cream White
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Odometer:7000
  • VIN:1112657939
  • Title Status:Clear
  • Restoration History:Fully Restored
  • Exterior Condition:Excellent
  • Seat Material:Leather
  • Bucket Seats:Yes
  • Engine History:Rebuilt
  • Engine Condition:Running
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