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Chassis Inspection Plate Kit - 2701 Chassis Inspection Plate Kit - 2701

Fits the following:

  • 1949-1979 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1975 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1971-1979 Super Beetle 1301-1302
  • Type 3
  • Type 181 Thing
  • Fridolin

PDF Instructions:

Airkewld Army Price: $21.95 Each

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Front Brake Line Brackets - 2700 Front Brake Line Brackets - 2700

Fits the following:

  • 1949-1977 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1977 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1973-1974 Type 181 Thing
  • Fridolin

Airkewld Army Price: $24.95 Price per pair

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E-Brake Chassis Bracket - 2702 E-Brake Chassis Bracket - 2702

Fits the following:

  • 1949-1963 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1956-1963 US Spec Karmann Ghia
The PRO's Recommendations:
  • Assemble the kit to the ebrake lever and assembly prior to tacking the bracket to the chassis to ensure proper installation

Airkewld Army Price: $39.95 Each
Install Brakes onto Link Pin PRObuilt Beam Install Brakes onto Link Pin PRObuilt Beam

Once you have added the install to your cart, click the following kits that make sense for your build.

Front Disc Brakes - Link

Front/Rear Disc Brakes - Link

Airkewld Army Price: $75.00

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Complete Stainless Steel Chassis Fastener Kit - 2920 Complete Stainless Steel Chassis Fastener Kit - 2920

Fits the following:

  • 1949-1965 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1965 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Kit cars with link pin/swing axle suspensions
The PRO's Recommendations:
  • Apply anti-sieze to the threads

Airkewld Army Price: $395.55
Classic VW Rear Air Ride Kit - 1200 Classic VW Rear Air Ride Kit - 1200

Fits the following:

  • 1949-1968 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1968 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1965-1979 UK Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug
  • 1965-1979 UK Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Mexican Beetle
  • Fridolin
  • Kit cars with swing axle suspensions
PDF Instructions:
  • Swing Axle Air Ride Install PDF - Link
The PRO's Recommendations:
  • Install with the body off or on a lift.

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Airkewld Army Price: $800.00

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4 Valve Air Management Kit Manual - 1301 4 Valve Air Management Kit Manual - 1301

Fits the following:

  • Any VW
  • Beetle Ghia Type 2 Bus Type 3 Thing Super Fridolin Kit Car
PDF Instructions:
  • Air Management Install PDF - Link
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Airkewld Army Price: $850.00

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SLC-Fury 17 Inch Billet Wheel SLC-Fury 17 Inch Billet Wheel

Fits the following:

  • All VW's*
  • *With bolt patterns in 5x130mm, 5x4.50 and 5x4.75
PDF Instructions:
  • Wheel Options Article - Link
  • Wheels only come in 17x7 configurations
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: $1,179.32 Each
PRObuilt Transaxle Freeway Flyer - Short Axle - 2300 PRObuilt Transaxle Freeway Flyer - Short Axle - 2300

Fits the following:

  • 1949-1968 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1968 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Fridolin
  • Kit cars with Swing Axle suspensions
Anytime you rebuild/update/upgrade your transaxle, it never comes with oil in it. Make sure you add 90 wt after it is installed. It would be wise to update the trans mounts, nose cone seal and shift coupler/bushing if equipped.

The PRO's Recommendations:
  • Billet Bearing Caps make the job easy
  • The install kit comes with seal kits, hardware, axle nuts and seal races. Make sure every box is checked when doing a quality installation.
*Disc Brakes are optional
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Airkewld Army Price: $2,083.41

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Classic VW Complete Air Ride Kit - 1000 Classic VW Complete Air Ride Kit - 1000

Fits the following:

  • 1949-1965 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1965 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Kit cars with link pin/swing axle suspensions
PDF Instructions:
  • Link Pin Air Ride Install PDF- Link
  • Air Management Install PDF - Link
  • Swing Axle Air Ride Install PDF - Link
The PRO's Recommendations:

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Airkewld Army Price: $2,100.00

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Classic VW Complete Front/Rear Disc Brake Conversion Kit - 4000 Classic VW Complete Front/Rear Disc Brake Conversion Kit - 4000

Fits the following with 15" or larger wheels:

  • 1949-1965 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1965 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Kit cars with link pin/short swing axle suspensions

PDF Instructions:

  • Front Disc Install - Link
  • Rear Disc Install - Link
  • Rear Axle Identification - Link

The PRO's Recommendations:

  • We can now press in the races, pack the bearings and install the seal, ready for you to install upon arrival. See options below or add it now by clicking it here.
  • If you want to be street legal and utilize the factory hand brake between your seats, pick the eBrake calipers and simply add the paint match option in the accessories section.

Tips:

  • Kit utilizes original spindle nuts, thrust washers and dust caps.
  • Great Article on how to tighten the rear rotors properly and not using a torque tool.
What will you need in addition to this kit?
  • Lug Nuts - All kits comes with 14mm x 1.5 Studs. Lug nuts are specific to the wheels that you are using. Please check the specifics of the wheels to identify what you need.
  • Brake Fluid - Dot 3 is recommended

Airkewld Army Price: $2,141.25

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Stage 2 PRObuilt Air Ride Beam Complete - 2202 Stage 2 PRObuilt Air Ride Beam Complete - 2202

Fits the following:

  • 1949-1965 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1965 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Kit cars with link pin suspensions
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
*Disc Brakes are optional

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Airkewld Army Price: $2,714.48
Complete PRObuilt Air Ride Kit - 1050 Complete PRObuilt Air Ride Kit - 1050

Fits the following:

  • 1949-1965 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1965 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Kit cars with link pin suspensions
PDF Instructions:

  • PRObuilt Beam Install - Link
The PRO's Recommendations:

*Disc Brakes are optional


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Airkewld Army Price: $4,500.00
   
 
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