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Partial Restore 2014
Original 1600 Motor

STK 2882 1978 Volkswagen Beetle

There is no Volkswagen that is more collectible, or fun-in-the-sun, than the classic Bug convertible. This 1978 Volkswagen received a partial restoration in 2014. It was repainted Alpine White and minor mechanical upgrades were performed. The respray was well done and is in good condition. Factory VW wheels mount Falken radials and the manual white vinyl top is in excellent shape. The vinyl interior has been carefully refreshed – seats, carpets, door cards are all in good nick. Faux wood accents are incorporated into the dash, which does have some imperfections in the pad. A Pioneer AM/FM/CD player provides your music. We do not believe that the 1600cc engine has ever required a rebuild. Many folks have experienced frustration with the moody 'emission friendly' fuel injection used on this generation of the Bug. In this case, converting the intake system to an aftermarket carburetor set-up has solved the issue. This air-cooled engine now provides smooth power to the 4-speed manual transaxle. Brakes are manual 4-wheel drum and a free-flowing exhaust system has been installed. This very collectible Volkswagen classic has been well preserved. Put the top down - the Outer Banks of North Carolina are calling … ALL VEHICLES SOLD “AS IS”

Vehicle Options

Engine

Engine Type
Gasoline
Engine Size
1600 cc
Fuel Specification

Body

Body Color
White
Body Style
Convertible
Doors
2
Paint Type

Basic

Year
1978
Make
Volkswagen
Model
Beetle
Miles
70,852

Interior

Interior Color
White
Secondary Interior Color
Seating Type
Bucket
Seat Material
Vinyl
Shifter Type
Center Console
No

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Engine Size
1600 cc
Body Style
Convertible
Miles
70,852
Vin
1582049860
Stock
2882
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