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1970 VW Beetle

Vehicle Description

1970 vw beetleThe VW Bug or VW Beetle 1970 Sedan has some remarkable features. We can recognize the VW Beetle 1970 with his large rear window.

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Main changes:

  • Increased horsepower from 43hp – 47hp and displacement increased from 1500cc – 1600cc.
  • US models get 1600cc single port engine.
  • US models get larger turn signals and side reflectors on housing.
  • Two sets of air intake slots added to engine lid.
  • Pressure control valve added to lubrication system.
  • Solex 30PICT/3 carby on 1600 models (30PICT/2 continues on 1500 models).
  • Diaphragm clutch springs to 1600 models – requires less pedal pressure.
  • US head restraints reduced in size.
  • On US models, buzzer sounds when door opened with key still in ignition.
  • New 3rd, 4th gears with finer teeth (reduced noise) added late 70.

VW Beetle 1970 chassis numbers: 110 2000 001 – 110 3100 000

1970 VW Beetle parts

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1970 VW Beetle for sale

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How to restore a VW Beetle

Are you looking to restore a 1970 VW Bug? Here you can find some useful documents that might help you.