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This section covers all the more popular products the PRO's at Airkewld produce for it. Simply scroll down to view all the available products.

Some of the more popular products are the #PRObuilt Complete Lowering Kits, Smoothies and BAD Series Brakes.

Classic VW Bus Complete Air Ride Kit - 1003 Classic VW Bus Complete Air Ride Kit - 1003

Fits the following:

  • 1955-1967 Type 2 Bus Kombi Transporter Single Cab Double Cab
  • Does not fit the 1968-79 Bay Bus nor can it be modified to fit
PDF Instructions:
  • Front Air Ride Install - PDF - Link
  • Air Management Install PDF - Link
  • Rear Air Ride Install PDF - Link
The PRO's Recommendations:


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Classic VW Bus Front Air Ride Kit - 1103 Classic VW Bus Front Air Ride Kit - 1103

Fits the following:

  • 1955-1967 Type 2 Bus Kombi Transporter Single Cab Double Cab
  • Does not fit the 1968-79 Bay Bus nor can it be modified to fit
PDF Instructions:
  • Front Air Ride Install - PDF - Link
The PRO's Recommendations:

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Classic VW Bus Rear Air Ride Kit - 1203 Classic VW Bus Rear Air Ride Kit - 1203

Fits the following:

  • 1955-1967 Type 2 Bus Kombi Transporter Single Cab Double Cab
  • Does not fit the 1968-79 Bay Bus nor can it be modified to fit
  • Must have IRS conversion installed
PDF Instructions:
  • Rear Air Ride Install PDF - Link
The PRO's Recommendations:
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Estimated 7-10 Days to Ship
Airkewld Army Price: $750.75
2 Valve Air Management Kit Manual - 1300 2 Valve Air Management Kit Manual - 1300

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: $821.25

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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: $952.50

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Type 2 Bus Torsion Leaves - 2402 Type 2 Bus Torsion Leaves - 2402

Fits the following:

  • 1955-1967 Type 2 Bus Kombi Transporter Single Cab Double Cab

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Airkewld Army Price: $229.95 Each
Classic VW Bus PRO Built Drop Spindles - 2444 Classic VW Bus PRO Built Drop Spindles - 2444

Fits the following for the lower 48 US State Clients:

  • 1955-1967 Type 2 Bus Kombi Transporter Single Cab Double Cab
  • The PRO's can NOT offer this service for Brazilian Split Bus applications
  • Does not fit the 1968-79 Bay Bus

PDF Instructions:

  • Drop Spindle Install - Link

The PRO's Recommendations:

  • Since this is a service and not a purchase, before purchasing, please remove the spindles from your bus and pack them in a nice sturdy box. After purchasing from us online, we will send a prepaid shipping label via email to pay for the shipping back to us.

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Estimated 7-10 Days to Ship
Airkewld Army Price: $582.75 Price per pair
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Billet Adjustable Lowered Front Shock - 2495 Billet Adjustable Lowered Front Shock - 2495

Fits the front of the following:

  • 1955-1967 Type 2 Bus Kombi Transporter Single Cab Double Cab

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Airkewld Army Price: $249.45 Each
Type 2 Bus IRS Axle Conversion - 2611 Type 2 Bus IRS Axle Conversion - 2611

Fits the following:

  • 1955-1967 Type 2 Bus Kombi Transporter Single Cab Double Cab
PDF Instructions:
  • Installation Guide - Link
Requires:
  • IRS Transaxle
  • New Drum or Disc Brakes
  • Various other parts. See Details for more information.
The PRO's Recommendations:
  • PRObuilt Transaxle

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Estimated 7-10 Days to Ship
Airkewld Army Price: $892.75
Classic VW Bus Straight Swing Axle Conversion - 2612 Classic VW Bus Straight Swing Axle Conversion - 2612

Fits the following:

  • 1955-1967 Type 2 Bus Kombi Transporter Single Cab Double Cab

The PRO's Recommendations:

  • You will need some parts to install this conversion on your bus. Click on the details tab for more info.
PDF Instructions:

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Estimated 7-10 Days to Ship
Airkewld Army Price: $540.75

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Six Shooter Clutch Adjustment Nut Six Shooter Clutch Adjustment Nut - 2820

Fits the following:

  • 1949-1977 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1977 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1965-1979 UK Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug
  • 1965-1979 UK Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1971-1979 Super Beetle 1301 1302
  • All Type 2's
  • All Type 3's
  • All Type 181 Things
  • Mexican Beetle
  • Fridolin
PDF Instructions:
  • Six Shooter Install - Link
Tips:
  • Clean the clutch cable threads thoroughly, lube both the cable and the Six Shooter when installing for easy adjustments.

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Airkewld Army Price: $28.82 Each
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Stainless Steel Swing Axle Fastener Kit - 2905 Stainless Steel Swing Axle Fastener Kit - 2905

Fits the following:

  • 1949-1968 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1968 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Type 3
  • Fridolin
The PRO's Recommendations:
  • Apply anti-sieze to the threads

Normally In stock - Will Ship ASAP
Airkewld Army Price: $58.75

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Stainless Transmission Shoulder Bolt Set - 2906 Stainless Transmission Shoulder Bolt Set - 2906

Fits the following:

  • 1949-1977 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1977 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1971-1979 Super Beetle 1301 1302
  • Type 3
  • Thing
  • Fridolin
The PRO's Recommendations:
  • Apply anti-sieze to the threads

Usually Ships in 24 to 48 Hours
Airkewld Army Price: $83.04
48 in stock!
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Dellorto 12mm Hardline Fuel Line Kit - 8080 Dellorto 12mm Hardline Fuel Line Kit - 8080

Fits the following with Delortto carbs with 12mm Banjo bolts:

  • 1949-1977 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1977 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1965-1979 UK Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug
  • 1965-1979 Uk Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1955-1971 Type 2 Bus
  • Type 3
  • 1971-1979 Super Beetle 1301 1302
  • Mexican Beetle
  • Fridolin
PDF Instructions:
  • Hardline Installation PDF - Link
Tips :
  • It can fit dual carbs with a mechanical fuel pump, but the down lead will need to be replaced with a braided hose to the fuel pump and back to the chassis. Currently, we do not offer those.
Purchase the Flare tools through Amazon here.

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Airkewld Army Price: $272.95
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Dellorto 7mm Hardline Fuel Line Kit - 8081 Dellorto 7mm Hardline Fuel Line Kit - 8081

Fits the following with Delortto carbs with 7mm Banjo bolts:

  • 1949-1977 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1977 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1965-1979 UK Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug
  • 1965-1979 Uk Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1955-1971 Type 2 Bus
  • Type 3
  • 1971-1979 Super Beetle 1301 1302
  • Mexican Beetle
  • Fridolin
PDF Instructions:
  • Hardline Installation PDF - Link
Tips :
  • It can fit dual carbs with a mechanical fuel pump, but the down lead will need to be replaced with a braided hose to the fuel pump and back to the chassis. Currently, we do not offer those.
Purchase the Flare tools through Amazon here.

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Airkewld Army Price: $251.95
8 in stock!
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IDA Weber Hardline Fuel Line Kit - 8082 IDA Weber Hardline Fuel Line Kit - 8082

Fits the following with IDA and EPC Carbs:

  • 1949-1977 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1977 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1965-1979 UK Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug
  • 1965-1979 Uk Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1955-1971 Type 2 Bus
  • Type 3
  • 1971-1979 Super Beetle 1301 1302
  • Mexican Beetle
  • Fridolin
PDF Instructions:
  • Hardline Installation PDF - Link
Tips:
  • It can fit dual carbs with a mechanical fuel pump, but the down lead will need to be replaced with a braided hose to the fuel pump and back to the chassis. Currently, we do not offer those.
Purchase the Flare tools through Amazon here.

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Airkewld Army Price: $272.95
10 in stock!
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IDF Weber Hardline Fuel Line Kit - 8083 IDF Weber Hardline Fuel Line Kit - 8083

Fits the following with IDF or HPMX carbs from EMPI:

  • 1949-1977 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1977 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1965-1979 UK Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug
  • 1965-1979 Uk Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1955-1971 Type 2 Bus
  • Type 3
  • 1971-1979 Super Beetle 1301 1302
  • Mexican Beetle
  • Fridolin
PDF Instructions:
  • Hardline Installation PDF - Link
Tips:
  • It can fit dual carbs with a mechanical fuel pump, but the down lead will need to be replaced with a braided hose to the fuel pump and back to the chassis. Currently, we do not offer those.
Purchase the Flare tools through Amazon here.

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Airkewld Army Price: $251.95
10 in stock!
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5 Lug Smoothie 17 Inch Wheel - 9001 5 Lug Smoothie 17 Inch Wheel - 9001

Fits the following

  • All VW's
  • Porsche 356
PDF Instructions:
  • Tech Specs - Link
The PRO's Recommendations:
  • 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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Usually Ships in 2 to 4 Weeks
Airkewld Army Price: $696.50 Each
4 Lug Smoothie 17 Inch Wheel - 9003 4 Lug Smoothie 17 Inch Wheel - 9003

Fits the following

  • All VW's
  • Porsche 356
PDF Instructions:
  • Tech Specs - Link
The PRO's Recommendations:
  • 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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Usually Ships in 2 to 4 Weeks
Airkewld Army Price: $696.50 Each
Seat Belt Reinforcement Kit Seat Belt Reinforcement Kit - 2707

Fits the following:

  • 1949-1977 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1949-1977 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • 1971-1979 Super Beetle 1301 1302
  • Type 3
  • Thing
  • Fridolin
PDF Instructions:
The PRO's Recommendations:

  • Apply anti-sieze to the threads

Normally In stock - Will Ship ASAP
Airkewld Army Price: $90.66 Price per pair
4 in stock!
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Complete 1955-67 Type 2 Split Bus PRObuilt Lowering Kit - 2175 Complete 1955-67 Type 2 Split Bus PRObuilt Lowering Kit - 2175

Fits the following:

  • 1955-1967 Type 2 Bus Kombi Transporter Single Cab Double Cab
  • We do NOT offer this service for Brazilian Split Bus applications
Since this includes a spindles service, this is a US only kit as we are not able to ship and supply spindles outright, we apologize for this. We will need your spindles and spring plates to supply the kit as intended.

The PRO's have come up with the perfectly consistent 3.50" drop up front, 4" drop in the rear, same quality of ride as stock with the ability to tune the ride quality to your liking with the adjustable shocks.

  • Transaxle Disclaimer - Link

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Estimated 8-10 Weeks
Airkewld Army Price: $4,320.75

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PROinstall - Pack bearings/Install Races PROinstall - Pack bearings/Install Races

Want your bearings PROpacked and races installed, ready for you to bolt up when they arrive? We are now offering the service of PROinstall when purchasing Front BAD Series Disc Brake Conversions and our installation kits. Check the box and add it to your cart now!

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Airkewld Army Price: $55.00

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3 Piece PRObuilt Smoothie 17 Inch Wheel - 9010 3 Piece PRObuilt Smoothie 17 Inch Wheel - 9010

Fits the following

  • All VW's
  • Porsche 356
PDF Instructions:
  • Tech Specs - Link
The PRO's Recommendations:
  • 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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32 in stock!
PRObuilt Transaxle Freeway Flyer - IRS - 2320 PRObuilt Transaxle Freeway Flyer - IRS - 2320

Fits the following:

  • 1969-1979 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1969-1975 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Super Beetle
  • Kit cars with IRS 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.
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Estimated 12-14 Weeks
Airkewld Army Price: $2,163.75
PRObuilt Transaxle Performance - IRS - 2325 PRObuilt Transaxle Performance - IRS - 2325

Fits the following:

  • 1969-1979 US Spec Type 1 Beetle-Bug-Fusca
  • 1969-1975 US Spec Karmann Ghia
  • Super Beetle
  • Kit cars with IRS 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.
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Estimated 12-14 Weeks
Airkewld Army Price: $2,362.50
IRS Axle Core Torsion Housing Complete IRS Axle Core Torsion Housing Complete

The PRO's are listening. As we can, we are locating the complete rear end core so that you can do the IRS conversion easily. What you see in the pictures is what you get. Every nut, every bolt, stub axle, IRS control arm, drums in original condition, not restored, but as a core. You will still need CV's and a transaxle. This is a lower 48 states shippable item.

Fits the following:

  • 1955-1967 Type 2 Bus Kombi Transporter Single Cab Double Cab
The PRO's Recommendations:
  • PRObuilt Transaxle

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Usually Ships in 24 to 48 Hours
Airkewld Army Price: $975.00
1 in stock!