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1974 Volkswagen Thing, New 1835CC Engine, Rebuilt Transmission.

Make: Volkswagen
Model: Thing
Year: 1974
Mileage: 38572
VIN: 1842467721
Color: Orange
Engine: 1835CC
Cylinders: 4
Fuel: Gasoline
Vehicle Title: Clean
Item location: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

1974 Volkswagen Thing Additional Info:

This Thing is mechanically new. All the drivetrain and suspension are new. Has Original VW hardtop, Glass Curtains from the Thing shop, sports original vinyl seat covers in the front and rear seat tops. It drives freeway speeds with ease and is a blast to drive. Everything works, I wouldn’t hesitate to take it on a long road trip.
Rebuilt tock transmission from BlackLine Racing, with new heavy duty cross shaft and bushings
New thickwall 1835CC full flow with less than 1,000 miles on it. Built by Westy Restorations
-New aluminum Autolinea sand seal case.
-New big valve stock heads from EMPI.
-New Forged 69mm crank
-EMPI 1.25 Rockers
-EMPI 40 HPMX center mount
-Pertronix 009 Distributor
-26mm Schadek oil pump
-ENGLE W100 cam and lifters
-MOCAL Sandwich plate 180 degrees
-EMPI external oil cooler with fan, 190 degree switch
-Dansk Thing exhaust
-New brake drums all around
-New master cylinder
-New brakes
-New wheel cylinders
-New wheel bearings front
-New CV axles
-New Tires, General Grabber 215/75R15
-New steering box
-New tie rod ends
-New KYB GR2 shocks all around

-Original seat vinyl, padding is new
-New rear lower seat and pad
-Radio mount from Thing Shop with Blaupunkt Stereo and Speakers, not installed
-Thing Shop speaker mounts front, not installed
-New Battery
-Original VW hardtop
-Glass curtains from Thing Shop
-New windshield
-New Thing Shop hitch
-New gas tank and neck seals