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"Our CEO, Pete, loves this year range. The car received a wider stance for better stability so making things tuck becomes a little tricker!


Pete worked with the PRO's to compile a list of parts below, kind of like a recipe, that will allow you to achieve your vision. As your budget allows, purchase each piece or click the button below as the PRO's have compiled a kit for those who want the install to go super easy, give you the best ride, best up and down travel.



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Classic VW Drum Drop Spindles - 2432 Classic VW Drum Drop Spindles - 2432

Fits the following:

  • 1966-1968 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1966-1968 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Kit cars with ball joint suspensions with 10mm tie rod ends
  • If you want to run our BAD Series Brakes with drop spindles, these DRUM spindles are the ones you need.
Spindles built by CB Performance

PDF Instructions and Tips:
  • Ball Joint Drop Spindle Install - Link

Usually Ships in 24 to 48 Hours
Our Price: $235.00 Price per pair
(Built to Order)
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Classic VW Complete Air Ride Kit - 1001 Classic VW Complete Air Ride Kit - 1001

Due to Covid-19, our shock manufacture is running slow on rear shocks for our kits. Due date to get these back is the end of July. The price of our kits have gone up $200 to over the cost of an upgraded shock, the billet adjustable shock from Ridetech/Fox Racing.

Fits the following:

  • 1966-1968 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1966-1968 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1965-1979 UK Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug
  • 1965-1979 Uk Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Mexican Beetle
  • Fridolin
  • Kit cars with ball joint/swing axle suspensions
PDF Instructions:
  • Air Management Install PDF - Link
  • Ball Joint Air Ride Install PDF - Link
  • Swing Axle Air Ride Install PDF - Link
The PRO's Recommendations:

Usually Ships in 1 to 2 Weeks
Our Price: $2,195.00

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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
The PRO's Recommendations:
  • If your vehicle is lowered more than 5", pick up a set of lowered eccentrics to make camber adjustments easy.

Usually Ships in 1 to 2 Weeks
Our Price: $379.95
(Built to Order)
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Ball Joint Lowered Eccentrics - 2462 Ball Joint Lowered Eccentrics - 2462

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

Usually Ships in 24 to 48 Hours
Our Price: $45.00 Price per pair
(Built to Order)
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Ultimate 4" Narrowed/Adjustable Front Beam - 2100 - Include Tie Rods - No Torsions Ultimate 4" Narrowed/Adjustable Front Beam - 2100 - Include Tie Rods - No Torsions

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:
  • Guide - Anatomy of the narrowed Beam - Link
  • Assembling an Ultimate Beam - Link
  • Narrowed Beam Analysis - The other guys - Link
The PRO's Recommendations:
  • Get the Installation Kit, well worth it.

Usually Ships in 4 to 6 Weeks
Our Price: $675.00 Each

Pictures courtesy of our clients, the #AirkewldArmy!