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Your Volkswagen Beetle is not only the worlds most popular car, but a favorite for those of you who cant wait to wrench out every ounce of performance and handling from your Bug. This detailed guide shows you how to upgrade your Bug for total performance and reliability.
A comprehensive step-by-step how-to performance handbook for a VW Beetle. The VW Beetle is a favorite challenge for enthusiasts who can't wait to wrench out every ounce of performance and handling from their Bug. This companion volume to the Aircooled VW Engine Interchange Manual (from the same author) shows how to upgrade the suspension, transmission, brakes, and engine. There is detailed advice on carrying out modifications so the reader can choose the right method to fit his ideas and budget.
At last! The complete practical guide to modifying VW Bus suspension, brakes and chassis for maximum performance. Contains essential information on using aftermarket parts and interchangeable parts from other production vehicles to achieve maximum performance. Includes many new photographs and archive pictures. The first book devoted to modifying VW Bus suspension, brakes and chassis for high performance. Ideal for owners wanting to uprate handling. Suitable for practical enthusiasts and professional mechanics. All-new photography by the author, and technical diagrams by specialist component manufacturers. Based on successful How-To's, technical features developed by the author for a leading VW magazine's. All information based on the practical experience of specialist VW mechanics and tuning shops. Includes a guide to VW Bus chassis numbers, and gearbox references. Approximately 200 black and white photographs. Covers all T1 and T2 buses, vans, campers and pick-ups 1950-79, and much applies to T3 models 1979-82.
At last! The complete practical guide to modifying VW Bus suspension, brake
About the Author
Keith Seume has been editor of VolksWorld magazine and is now editor of Ultra VW. Previous books include VW Beetle Custom Handbook, VW Beetle Performance Handbook, VW Beetle Interchange Manual and VW Beetle Coupes and Cabriolets.