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USA Made 17x7 Smoothies built by the Artisans at Airkewld in 5x205 & 4x130mm. Change your look. Be the envy everywhere.

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Complete 1973-74 Type 181 Thing PRObuilt Lowering Kit - 2174 Complete 1973-74 Type 181 Thing PRObuilt Lowering Kit - 2174

Fits the following:

  • 1973-1974 Type 181 Thing
Option 1 - 3.5" Drop up front - Consists of upper/lower arms, stock height spindles, eccentrics and hardware. Rear consists of new shorter rear shocks and adjusting torsion's.

Option 2 - 3.5"+ Drop up front - Consists of Ultimate Beam, torsion's, tie rods, oil shocks, upper/lower arms, stock height spindles, eccentrics and hardware. Rear consists of new shorter rear shocks and adjusting torsion's.

Option 3 - 6" Drop up front - Consists of upper/lower arms, drop drum spindles, eccentrics and hardware. Rear consists of new shorter rear shocks and adjusting torsion's.

Option 4 - 6"+ Drop up front - Consists of Ultimate Beam, torsion's, tie rods, oil shocks, upper/lower arms, drop drum spindles, eccentrics and hardware. Rear consists of new shorter rear shocks and adjusting torsion's.


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Airkewld Army Price: $849.96
Complete 1960-65 Beetle/Ghia PRObuilt Lowering Kit - 2171 Complete 1960-65 Beetle/Ghia PRObuilt Lowering Kit - 2171

Spindle Carrier Core's are now needed. If you have some, we will offer a discount, and email a prepaid shipping label to pick yours up and use them for this kit. Please see "More Information" and the drop downs for details.

Front Shocks are currently on back order as of 9/1/21 and should be in stock in 30 days. Please click the "email me when back in stock" button and you will be alerted when this product is available to order.


Fits the following:

  • 1960-1965 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1960-1965 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Vehicles with Link Pin front suspension and Swing Axle rear suspension
PDF Instructions and Tips:
  • Drop Spindle Install - Link
  • Ultimate Beam Install - Link
  • Dropping the Rear - Link

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Airkewld Army Price: $2,972.63
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Stage 1 PRObuilt Adjustable Beam Complete - 2201 Stage 1 PRObuilt Adjustable Beam Complete - 2201

New options available! Please see "More Information" and the drop downs for details.

Adjustable front shocks
are currently on back order as of 9/1/21 and should be in stock in 30 days. If you order this beam with these shocks, your order could be delayed until available. We will update this message when they are back in stock.

Fits the following:

  • 1949-1965 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1965 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Kit cars with link pin suspensions
No body mods, cutting or notching is necessary with this beam. If the vehicle has been in an accident, it is possible that minimal massaging will be needed to install.

PDF Instructions:

  • PRObuilt Beam Install - Link

The PRO's Recommendations:
  • PRObuilt Beam Installation Kit
  • 4" narrowed is the most common and allows for the most wheel/stance/disc brake options
  • Adjustable shock option to be able to tune the suspension feel to your liking
*Disc Brakes are optional. If you want to add Front Brakes for your click here.

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Airkewld Army Price: $2,854.41

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Shortened VW Chassis Pan Halves 1400 Shortened VW Chassis Pan Halves 1400

Fits the following Chassis:

  • Beetle
  • Karmann Ghia

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Airkewld Army Price: $1,034.83
Stage 1 PRObuilt Adjustable Beam Complete - 2206 Stage 1 PRObuilt Adjustable Beam Complete - 2206

Fits the following:

  • Type 3
PDF Instructions:
  • PRObuilt Beam Install - Link
  • Assembling the Type 3 Beam - Link
The PRO's Recommendations:
  • Adjustable shock option to be able to tune the suspension feel to your liking
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Airkewld Army Price: $2,730.00

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Ultimate 4" Narrowed/Adjustable Front Beam - 2120 Ultimate 4" Narrowed/Adjustable Front Beam - 2120

Fits the following:

  • Type 3
PDF Instructions and Tips:
  • Assembling an Ultimate Beam - Link
  • Additional parts needed, see details for more information

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Airkewld Army Price: $1,148.84

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4 Lug Smoothie 17 Inch Wheel - 9003 4 Lug Smoothie 17 Inch Wheel - 9003

Fits the following with a 4x130mm Bolt Pattern:

  • All VW's
PDF Instructions:
The PRO's Recommendations:
  • Beetle/Ghia's need a 4" Narrowed beam and short axles, (Standard equipment on pre 65 vehicles) or Narrowed IRS arms (69 and later) to run the wheels staggered. (More wheel lip in the rear)
  • 14mm Studs with Acorn seat lug nuts
  • P205r40-17 Tires up front, P215r45-17 Tires in the rear
  • Check out the details tab for more fitment information

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Airkewld Army Price: $591.50 Each
PRO Built Arm Set 1966-75 Beetle Ghia Ball Joint PRO Built Ball Joint Arm Set - 2455

Fits the following:

  • 1966-1977 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1966-1977 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1965-1979 UK Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug
  • 1965-1979 Uk Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Mexican Beetle
  • Fridolin
  • Kit cars with ball joint suspensions
PDF Instructions and Tips:
  • PRObuilt Arm Install - Link
The PRO's Recommendations:
  • If your vehicle is lowered more than 5", pick up a set of lowered eccentrics to make camber adjustments easy.

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Airkewld Army Price: $440.95

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PRO Built Drum Drop Spindles Drum - 2441 Classic VW PRO Built Drum Drop Spindles - 2441

Please note the NEW CORE option in the drop down menu. If you purchase these spindles with out a core being sent in, your order will be subject to availability. Click the (?) next to the drop down options for details.

Fits the following:

  • 1949-1965 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1965 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Porsche 356 - Requires Beetle inner bearings
  • Kit cars with link pin suspensions
  • If you want to run our BAD Series Brakes with drop spindles, these DRUM spindles are the ones you need.
PDF Instructions and Tips:
  • Drop Spindle Install - Link
The PRO's Recommendations:

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Airkewld Army Price: $672.61 Price per pair

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