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Restoration Project: 1963 VW Beetle

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Restoration Project: 1963 VW Beetle

We almost cried when this car unexpectedly showed up on the back of a tow truck.

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Installing a Freshly Rebuilt GoWesty Upgraded Engine and Other Upgraded Parts

Filed in Shop Talk, Upgrades by on September 12, 2013 1 Comment
Installing a Freshly Rebuilt GoWesty Upgraded Engine and Other Upgraded Parts

We have been installing rebuilt engines in Vanagon campers for years and have learned what works best for us.

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Restoration Project: 1966 Volkswagen 21-Window Deluxe Bus

Filed in Restoration by on September 3, 2013 1 Comment
Restoration Project: 1966 Volkswagen 21-Window Deluxe Bus

We recently received this 21-window bus to basically pull apart and redo the restoration.

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Outings: A Great Central Coast Hike

Filed in Destinations, Outings by on August 1, 2013 0 Comments
Outings: A Great Central Coast Hike

Learn about a great hike on the Central Coast of California.

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2013 Gathering of Friends Car Show

Filed in Events by on July 17, 2013 0 Comments
2013 Gathering of Friends Car Show

We had a fantastic time at this year’s Gathering of Friends European Car Show.

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SUMMER IS HERE… ARE YOU READY?

Filed in Tips & Tricks by on July 10, 2013 1 Comment
SUMMER IS HERE… ARE YOU READY?

Read tips on preparing your VW Westfalia for summer road trips.

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Common Vanagon Cooling System Issue

Filed in Repair by on May 21, 2013 0 Comments
Common Vanagon Cooling System Issue

If you drive a 1985-1991 Vanagon and you have not replaced the plastic cooling pipes that run from your engine to the front of the vehicle to the radiator, it’s time to take a look at them before you’re left stranded and potentially cause severe engine damage.

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1990 Syncro DOKA for Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co.

Filed in Shop Talk, Upgrades by on April 26, 2013 0 Comments
1990 Syncro DOKA for Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co.

A longtime client of ours recently sold his 1990 Syncro DOKA to the owners of Tahoe Brewing Co.

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New Shop Art!

Filed in General by on April 15, 2013 0 Comments
New Shop Art!

A few months back, we decided it would be fun to have a custom piece of art work done that featured a VW Westfalia.

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Rebuilding Project Update: Scotts Riviera Camper Complete!

Filed in Rebuilding, Shop Talk by on April 8, 2013 0 Comments
Rebuilding Project Update: Scotts Riviera Camper Complete!

This Riviera came to us a few weeks ago basically leaking oil from everywhere.

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