"Klaus" - Matt's 1970 Volkswagen Beetle

Information

VIN1102624656
ColorCobalt Blue (L630)
Build Date1970-02-01
Engine1584cc 57HP Air-Cooled H4
IgnitionVacuum Spark Advance Distributor with Breaker Points (0.4mm gap)
Transmission4-Speed syncromesh manual
Fuel Tank40 L
Axle4.125:1 Ratio, CV Axles (transaxle)
SuspensionFront Ball Joint, Rear IRS
Wheels/Tires4J x 15 safety rim wheels
Tubeless Bias Ply 5.60-15

Parts & Capacities

Lug NutsM14-1.50, 19mm hex, 149.100 Nm
Oil2.50 L , n/a filter
Coolantn/a
Air Filter0.4L (0.8qt) SAE30 oil engine
Fuel Filter
Spark PlugBosch W145T1, 0.700 mm gap
PCV Valven/a
Battery12V 45Ah
Drive Belt9.1 or 9.5x900 V-belt

Dimensions

Curb Weight820 kg
GVWR1200 kg
GCWR0 kg
Max Tow400 kg
Length4030 mm
Width1550 mm
Height1500 mm
Wheelbase2400 mm
Ground Clearance150 mm

Maintenance Records

Date Mileage Service Part Man Part Num Source Warranty Cost Notes
2011-06-17 121371 Mileage Check $0
2011-04-14 120943 Oil Change $0 Oil looked good. Did not change screen.
2011-04-14 120943 Lubricated Front Axle $0
2010-10-12 119992 New Fuel Filter $0
2010-10-07 119945 Oil Change $0
2010-09-28 119901 Oil Change $0 Replaced Strainer
2010-09-10 119898 New Carburetor $0 Bocar/Solex 30/31
2010-09-28 119898 Oil Change $0
2010-09-28 119898 Valves Adjusted $0 All were loose, right side a tad more than left.
2010-04-17 119897 Oil Change $0
2010-05-07 119897 Bled Brakes $0
2010-05-07 119897 New Fuel Filter $0
2010-05-07 119897 New Carburetor $0
2010-03-25 119896 New Tires (date approx.) $0