This VW Decklid seal installs in to the channel around the engine, on the body. The seal keeps the deck lid from contacting the body and is made in the United States. It is compatible with all air-cooled from 1954 through 1977 Standard Beetles and 1971 through 1979 Super Beetles.
California Prop 65 Warning:
Please Note:The information listed below is for stock, unmodified VW's manufactured for sale in the US. VW's are commonly modified and very often parts from another year VW may have been installed on your car. California Pacific JBugs is not responsible for any errors if your car has been modified in any way.
Know your VW Rear Engine Seals
One common mistake we get is customers calling a rear engine seal one name, but referring to another.
We hope to clear up some confusion with this diagram showing location and
side view cut-out's of the seals to help distinguish them apart.
VW Deck-Lid Seal:
P/N# 111-705. Runs around outside perimeter of engine bay. Mounts in channel where your deck lid closes against body. Fits all years.
VW Firewall Seal:
P/N# 111-741G. This seal is hidden behind your engine. Sits between engine and firewall. Used in conjunction with rear-engine seal. Fits all years.
VW Rear Engine Seal, Early Style:
P/N# 111-705A. Works along with firewall seal to keep exhaust heat out of engine bay. Fits Multiple cars.
VW Rear Engine Seal, Late Style:
P/N# 111-705D. Works along with firewall seal to keep exhaust heat out of engine bay. Fits Multiple cars.
Please Note: Engine must be removed prior to installing rear engine & firewall seals.