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1971 Volkswagen Bus Camper on 2040-cars

Year:1971 Mileage:55060
Location:

Alamogordo, New Mexico, United States

Alamogordo, New Mexico, United States

Hi everyone, 


I sell to you here my lovely project. I have been working on the car for over 12 months now but want to sell it now. I look for someone who is willing to finish it. The hole Bus is finished to 85 %. My price is only the costs for the materials, paint and parts. The work and time is not included, because thats the fun in the whole project. 


Here is what I have done so far (Milestones): 


- Pre-cleaned the whole bus 

- Got the entire interials out 

- I put in a running engine 

- Sand stripped the whole chasis and many parts 

- Repaired the broken or rusted body areas and filled them up 

- Painted the bus (PlastiDip) and almost all the parts 

- Cleaned and rebuilt chrome parts, lights, radio, speedometer and other things like a wallnut gear nob 

- Bought a CD-Player System and a Bass Box and other speakers and cables 

- engine, starter and transmission are professionally rebuild (Engine runs but I guess needs to be a little adjusted / I can send you a video of the running Engine) 

- New white wall Hankook tires, wheels newly painted and original chrome hubcaps rebuilt (quite nice) 

- Roof is cleaned, sanded, painted and reinstalled (works good, tent is missing) 

- Fuel tank, firewall, fuel intake and engine area are rebuild 

- Electric System checked by a professional (nearly everything can be used again) 

- Nearly all Body Rubber and Seals are new




Here is what you need to do to finish it: 


- Install speedometer, radio, some electric

- Install several bulbs, replace some small parts

- Check and maybe replace brake pads or system (Brakes are still working) 

- Check and maybe replace shock absorbers (They are still working) 

- Get interior panels 

- Repair hot air tube under the bus if needed 

- Install Power-inlet on side of the Camper 


What is part of the deal: 


Because it will be too many pictures to show everything I give you a summary of the main part groups you are getting: 


- The BUS with new wheels, tires and so on (Ready to drive) 

- New Battery 

- Sound System (Bass Box, Super 8 Radio, original VW Radio, CD Radio) 

- Clean title 


How can You get the Bus: 


I recommend you come with a PICKUP TRUCK or a big VAN or SUV. Bring a Trailer that is able to hold the camper. The total weight of all the stuff is around 3400 lb. 


The bus is in a fair condition so far, but I am just a normal guy and not a volkswagen specialist. So I strongly recommend for you to look before you buy. Bus ist 43 years old and not new!

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