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Paul Mossberg
Keymaster

@pmossberg

Scott,

One other thing…you are looking for a 1969 and later Beetle. The independent rear suspension was introduced in 1969.

OK two things…one thing you might want off a Karmann Ghia is the front disk brake assemblies. There are also after-market conversion kits for front and rear. Either way, disk brakes are one of the best improvements you can make to your VW donor chassis, either front only or at all four corners.

OK, OK…three things…for those interested, here is a great VW history site:

http://www.thegoldenbug.com/history 

What, you think I have all this stuff memorized?  

Paul Mossberg
Former Owner of a 1981 Classic Roadsters Ltd. Duchess (VW)
2005 Intermeccanica Roadster

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