Category Archives: Classic Volkswagen

Discussion and procedures for restoring classic air cooled Volkswagen cars and buses. Articles cover all topics of restoration to include electrical wiring, engine repair and maintenance, body work, and interior.

VW Beetle and Karmann Ghia Books

Service and Maintenance Manuals for the VW Beetle and Karmann Ghia Volkswagen Beetle and Karmann Ghia Service Manual, Type 1: 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969   Volkswagen Official Service Manual Super Beetle, Beetle and Karmann Ghia 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, … Continue reading






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VW Bus Books

Service and Maintenance Manuals for the VW Bus Volkswagen Station Wagon, Bus (Type 2) Official Service Manual: 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979 (Volkswagen Service Manuals) :: Bentley Publishers :: hardcover   How to Keep … Continue reading






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The Project Car – 1974 Volkswagen Karmann Ghia Coupe

The Volkswagen Karmann Ghia was a childhood favorite of mine.  I clearly remember playing the game “Slug Bug” (also known as Punch Buggy, Punch Dub, etc) as a child.  For those of you of a younger generation, the classic VW … Continue reading






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Classic Volkswagens on beyondme.com

I’m excited to be joining the Beyond Me team as a contributor in the area of classic cars, more specifically, classic Volkswagen air cooled vehicles.  The purpose of these entries will be to share my understanding and experience with classic VW … Continue reading






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Air Cooled Volkswagen Repair and Service – Memphis

If you own a classic Volkswagen in the Memphis, Tennessee area and it is in need of repair or service, contact me today – vw@beyondme.com!  I make house calls!  I’ve owned and worked on air cooled VWs since I was … Continue reading






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