VW Restoration Tips

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List of VW Bug Restoration Tips

Classic VW BuGs How to Install Rear Convertible Quarter window Beetle Rubber Scrapers »

Classic VW BuGs How to Install Rear Convertible Quarter window Beetle Rubber Scrapers

Here is a short tip on Rear Convertible Beetle Quarter window Scrapers installation.


Classic VW BuGs Steam Power Wash Blasting a Vintage VW Motor Engine Block »

Classic VW BuGs Steam Power Wash Blasting a Vintage VW Motor Engine Block

Just a short video showing us using our steam power washer to blast a VW motor to get it clean from grime or gunk.


Classic VW BuGs How to Remove Install 65 and Later Beetle Door Mech Glass »

Classic VW BuGs How to Remove Install 65 and Later Beetle Door Mech Glass

This is a short video showing a recent trick I figured out when removing the door/glass mechanism on a 65 and later VW beetle bug door.


Classic VW BuGs How to Tip from Hagerty Shiny Windows with a Beetle »

Classic VW BuGs How to Tip from Hagerty Shiny Windows with a Beetle

Routine cleaning of automotive glass removes light dirt and contaminants and requires nothing more than a good glass cleaner and chamois.


Classic VW BuGs 36hp Beetle Motor Engine Restoration Build Teaser »

Classic VW BuGs 36hp Beetle Motor Engine Restoration Build Teaser

This is just a short teaser to get you hyped on my new upcoming series, a 1954 Oval Window Beetle 36hp Engine Build.


Classic VW BuGs Unfinished VW Beetle Project: 10 essential questions to ask »

Classic VW BuGs Unfinished VW Beetle Project: 10 essential questions to ask

New year, new project. And why not? After all, what else is there to do during these cold, dark evenings and wet weekends.


Classic VW BuGs How to Replace Install New Steel Fuel Line for Beetle Ghia »

Classic VW BuGs How to Replace Install New Steel Fuel Line for Beetle Ghia

Here is a short video on replacing your clogged or rusty steel fuel line in your Vintage VW. You can bypass the tunnel and install it next to the brake line.


Classic VW BuGs Overview of Chrome Plating for your Vintage Volkswagen »

Classic VW BuGs Overview of Chrome Plating for your Vintage Volkswagen

Jim Hespenheide from Paul’s Chrome Plating gives us some tips on chroming. www.paulschrome.com


Classic VW BuGs How to Tuning Air Cooled Beetle Ghia Bus Carburetor Adjustment »

Classic VW BuGs How to Tuning Air Cooled Beetle Ghia Bus Carburetor Adjustment

Here is a short video on Tuning your Vintage air-cooled VW beetle ghia bus Carburetor to run smoothly.


Classic VW BuGs How to Install a Missing Beetle Choke Pin Needle »

Classic VW BuGs How to Install a Missing Beetle Choke Pin Needle

From time to time you may run into an issue where your choke on your VW does function properly. Sometimes it is this little pin that falls out the side of your carb.


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