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1967 Split Window Vw Bus So42 Camper So-42 on 2040-cars

US $14,000.00
Year:1967 Mileage:1
Location:

Maize, Kansas, United States

Maize, Kansas, United States
Engine:Gas
Vehicle Title:Clear
Condition:

Used

VIN (Vehicle Identification Number)
: 237080996
Year: 1967
Make: Volkswagen
Drive Type: Manual
Model: Bus/Vanagon
Mileage: 1
Trim: Bus

 I am selling a cool bus! It is a 1967 split window. I bought it as a project to do a complete restoration on, but I'm just not sure I have the time right now. So, I thought I would put it for sale on here.

It is a rare SO42 camper. Overall, its pretty solid, but has a little rust. The rust is mainly at the bottom/inside of the rear doors, and in area of the floor where the doors meet. It probably had a bad seal where the door met. Its a pretty easy fix. There are also a few pin holes on the front floor.

The front of the bus has NEVER been hit. All of the body panels are solid! I have most of the interior panels. I also have the rear folding bench seat, and the frame of the passengers front seat, and another small rear sear. You will notice that the front drivers turn signal is not mounted, but I do have it. I also have the engine shroud and rear bumper.

It has a VERY NICE new motor. It is a screaming 1641 engine that has been powder coated and runs like a champ! See the pics!

The bus can be driven, though the brakes are a little weak. It can be shipped at the buyers arrangement. Payment must be made withing 7 days of auction end. I can accept a wire transfer, or cash in person. Please, study the pictures. I dont want any confusion. My plan was to media blast the entire bus and do a complete restoration. I hope that someone else can do this.

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