Last week was a blast for sure! Extremely busy in all departments of BBT and its still wintertime and bad weather! There must be so many cars under restoration, what bring many “new” VW’s on the streets and to shows this summer, something we only can appreciate and looking forward too! Goods out was in full force as usual…
For BBT’s product range it was also a very busy week and the extreme strong purchase tandem Alain and Chris are really coming to a steady and powerful mix of buy and research so also this week a very well filled basket of new products arrived BBT’s shelves.
The real big news this week is for sure BBT came EXCLUSIVE dealer for Europe from VWsunroofs.com , a real passionate one man driven company that makes literally any single part for bug as well bus ragtops. And recently also finished the complete kits. Bug at this moment only 50-55 for bus all years… from a single screw, hook, clips, till a complete assembly, we stock it all for You… a complete list (and drawings) will appear in our next Newsletter and in our catalogs. If You in need of something, your favorite BBT sales rep can also forward You all detailed information. Don’t forget to mention; Bug or Bus! or You can also find a lot of information on the website of www.VWsunroofs.com direct… watch out, BBTuse another part numbering system as the factory!
above the drawing for the Bug ragtop, below for the Bus… numbers in the drawings are BBT part numbers.
BBT # 0397-100 Pop-out hinge for all split window bus!
BBT # 0662-590 Clips for fuse box for beetle and bus from 1960 till 1971
BBT # 1896-100 oil breather, by Bugpack!
Lock catch 1956-1963 Ghia ref.0438-750 for left and ref.0438-751 for right. Fits also early Porsche 911.
BBT # 2147-100 Rubber between aircleaner and carburettor Bus 64-67 and Ghia 66-67
BBT # 1847-250 Rubber gasket inside oil filler cap, fits most models.
BBT # 1941-050 V-belt (wide) 25Hp (13×900)
Now this is Vintage! Made in Germany!
BBT # 0689-015 lens for license light Beetle 53-57 (W decklid)
A little contest to yourselves… “Whatsdiz?” Can you reconise?
Ref.0612-820 taillightlens splitbug
Ref.0740-010 Lens/house seal taillight Beetle 55-60
Ref.0626-500 bulbholder taillight Beetle 55-60
Bracket taillight Beetle 55-60 Ref.0626-550 Left and Ref.0627-550 Right
BBT # 1370-030 Steering column bearing for 1971 beetle