By popular demand (ok… only one person asked for it), here’s an update on the restoration of my son’s ’68 beetle!
Things have gone pretty slow, as my son has been broke, and with my income turned off for several months, there’s just been no cash to work with.
But now that my income has been turned back on, combined with the fact that my son got some high paying temp work, we’re back on it!
We’ve been having problems finding parts for the beetle that actually work. The local import parts store has been a little less than helpful (they keep selling us the wrong parts). But… we found a great source online, Mid America Motorworks. They have good prices, are providing the correct parts, and the shipping is very reasonable!
Here’s a list of things that didn’t work when we got it, but do work now: