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July
17
2018

JBugs’ Tech Tip

Disassembling the Engine Tin


Follow along with our VW expert, Sam as he shows a step-by-step guide on how to remove the tins from a classic Volkswagen Type 3 engine.

, July 17, 2018


July
02
2018


Find out how to safely disconnect and remove a classic VW Type 3 engine using the correct tools and techniques with the JBugs’ restoration crew

, July 02, 2018


May
07
2018

JBugs’ Tech Tip

How to Install a Bumper on a Classic VW Beetle


Follow along with JBugs’ resident VW expert, Sam as he shows how to properly install a front and rear bumper on a classic VW Beetle.

, May 07, 2018




Follow along with our VW experts to see how to properly bleed your VW brakes. Bleeding your brake system is a necessity when replacing any hydraulic brake component and is a very crucial step that will usually require an assistant. If you do not feel comfortable or capable of bleeding your brakes, do not hesitate to take your car to a mechanic.

, March 26, 2018


February
12
2018


Jbugs’ resident Volkswagen expert, Sam offers a step-by-step guide on how to install a running board on a 1968-1973 VW Beetle.

, February 12, 2018


November
13
2017

Link Pin Beam Removal

Today, we show you how to remove the front link pin beam from a 1963 VW Beetle.


Not everyone has the luxury of buying a fully restored classic VW, which is why the JBugs crew offers how-to videos on our YouTube channel to help DIY-ers complete a restoration from the comfort of their own home.

, November 13, 2017


October
06
2017

Restoration 101: Type 3

Brief History of the VW Type 3, and an intro to the one we will be restoring.


We aim to provide authentic and educational videos to help you restore your classic VW from the comfort of your own home. In fact, we have just finished filming our latest restoration video featuring a 1971 Type 3.

, October 06, 2017


June
06
2017

Preparing your VW for Summer

Summer is right around the corner.


California has experienced the worst drought in its history and temperatures are only going to continue to rise as the summer season falls upon us.

, June 06, 2017


May
30
2017


With graduation for the class of 2017 mere months away, there is little time to figure out the perfect gift for your graduate. Often times, parents have trouble finding something that speaks to an emerging adult with little to no idea about the world they are about to enter. Some parents opt for an entirely new wardrobe for college or that laptop they have been eyeing for months while other parents choose more practical gifts such as a transit card or cash.

, May 30, 2017


May
19
2017


Back in 1962, a Hollywood stuntman and two of his friends set out to Tijuana, Mexico to test ride the new Honda CL72 Scramblers for American Honda. With one gallon plastic gas cans tied to their fuel tanks, the men endured a 950 mile long journey from Tijuana to La Paz.

, May 19, 2017


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