lee ivatt
15 years ago
Parts wanted for 1949 beetle resto:

Rear lights (49 only with aluminum ring)

Popes nose (47-49 only with center ribed and riveted)

Engine lid handle (may-dec 49 only L shape)

Front and rear thin bumpers (may-dec 49 only)

'Bannana' overiders (49-49 only)

running boards (49-53 only)

16" rims (i have 15"s at mo, so not a desperate item)

engine lid catch and latch

door catches and latches

Front headlights (any pre 67 will do, prefer pre 53, i have new lamps if needed)

Rear bench seat (46-53 only)

speedo housing/ baklite pod surround (must be brown)

Glove pocket mouldings and aluiminumn surrounds (47-53)

semaphore switch (must be black)

ZAR tag (fuel on off switch orig or reop will do)

Aluminumn circle rings for footwell floor air vents

door handles and window handles (with black bakelite)

Wireing loom (49-53 6 volt)

various cable brake parts

fuel tank (may-dec 49 only with large filler neck and alli cap)



Well there you go, and thats just off the top of my head. Even if you dont know of these parts, if you do happen to see them, ie ebay etc then please email me.
Past Restorations

1954 International Tractor-----1971 1200 Orange Beetle-----1985 Mk3 Escort S1 RS TURBO
1972 1600 VW Camper-----1969 MK1 Escort Mexico RS-----1949 Standard Beetle (incompleted)
1993 Escort Cosworth 4x4 350bhp---1970 1300 Orange Beetle---1971 Aston Martin DBS Vantage
1992 Mk Golf GTI 16v (2.8 VR6 conversion-----1982 MK3 Escort RS 1600i (restored twice!!)
1987 Sierra 3dr Cosworth to concourse--1968 1300 Red Beetle--1967 1500 Lotus White Beetle
1972 1200, Orange beetle (yes I like orange!)

Currently restoring

1958 old english white golge rag top--- 1992 mk3 Golf VR6
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'50 Karmann
15 years ago
Lee
I have a engine lid latch.
It's Used but it's free.
PM me your adress and i'll post it down.
lee ivatt
15 years ago
Hi george, Latch arrived last week, thanks very much i owe you a pint two.

LIST UPDATE

Parts wanted for 1949 home market standard beetle resto:

Rear lights (49 only with aluminum ring)

Front and rear bumpers thicker ones with rib (may-dec 49 only)

overiders (late 49 only)

running boards (49-53 only)

16" rims (i have 15"s at mo, so not a desperate item)

door catches and latches

Front headlights (any pre 67 will do, prefer pre 53, i have new lamps if needed)

Rear bench seat (46-53 only)

speedo housing/ baklite pod surround (must be brown)

Glove pocket mouldings and aluiminumn surrounds (47-53)

semaphore switch (must be black)

ZAR tag (fuel on off switch orig or reop will do)

interior door handles and window handles (with black bakelite)

Wireing loom (49-53 6 volt)

various cable brake parts

fuel tank (may-dec 49 only with large filler neck and alli cap)



Past Restorations

1954 International Tractor-----1971 1200 Orange Beetle-----1985 Mk3 Escort S1 RS TURBO
1972 1600 VW Camper-----1969 MK1 Escort Mexico RS-----1949 Standard Beetle (incompleted)
1993 Escort Cosworth 4x4 350bhp---1970 1300 Orange Beetle---1971 Aston Martin DBS Vantage
1992 Mk Golf GTI 16v (2.8 VR6 conversion-----1982 MK3 Escort RS 1600i (restored twice!!)
1987 Sierra 3dr Cosworth to concourse--1968 1300 Red Beetle--1967 1500 Lotus White Beetle
1972 1200, Orange beetle (yes I like orange!)

Currently restoring

1958 old english white golge rag top--- 1992 mk3 Golf VR6
pre67vw
15 years ago
"lee ivatt" wrote:



LIST UPDATE

Glove pocket mouldings and aluiminumn surrounds (47-53)



I don't think a standard has the ally surrounds...
Rob Amos
Happiness is a stock VW
lee ivatt
15 years ago
Oh dont they, i must check, my lack of knowledge is emabrrasing sometimes.
Past Restorations

1954 International Tractor-----1971 1200 Orange Beetle-----1985 Mk3 Escort S1 RS TURBO
1972 1600 VW Camper-----1969 MK1 Escort Mexico RS-----1949 Standard Beetle (incompleted)
1993 Escort Cosworth 4x4 350bhp---1970 1300 Orange Beetle---1971 Aston Martin DBS Vantage
1992 Mk Golf GTI 16v (2.8 VR6 conversion-----1982 MK3 Escort RS 1600i (restored twice!!)
1987 Sierra 3dr Cosworth to concourse--1968 1300 Red Beetle--1967 1500 Lotus White Beetle
1972 1200, Orange beetle (yes I like orange!)

Currently restoring

1958 old english white golge rag top--- 1992 mk3 Golf VR6
six-o-one
15 years ago
"lee ivatt" wrote:

Parts wanted for 1949 beetle resto:

16" rims (i have 15"s at mo, so not a desperate item)

please email me.



Might be worth a look...

https://restowagenuk.com/bb/viewtopic.php?t=8836 

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Etzhold1
15 years ago
I have five 16" wheels in good condition for sale !
4 of them are with rivets(correct for a 49er) the other rim is welded !
Also 5 tyres goodyears available ! They are not NOS but in good condition !I think I also have a rear seat somewhere !
Some cable brake parts must be also in my storage !
I'll check and post some pictures !


Guido
4 Riveted wheels all in same condition !  12113.jpg You have insufficient rights to see the content.
Etzhold1
15 years ago
welded and dated 2/50  12198.jpg You have insufficient rights to see the content.
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