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Vw Rolling Chassis For Dune Buggy Or Parts on 2040cars

Year:1970 Mileage:0
Location:

Jefferson City, Tennessee, United States

Jefferson City, Tennessee, United States
Transmission:Manual Vehicle Title:Rebuilt, Rebuildable & Reconstructed Engine:NA

Year: 1970
Drive Type: NA
Make: Volkswagen
Mileage: 0
Model: Beetle - Classic
Trim: NA

Condition: Used: A vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections. ... 

This is a  VW chassis with lots of parts or a good start for a dune buggy.  Can not find any numbers on anything but will look if someone tells me where to look.  The tranny shifts good but no guarantees because I traded for this as is.  I will take the front and rear apart for shipping if this helps but will have to charge a fee for the labor.  I will also deliver this for a small charge per mile.  The pictures say it all so look close and ask questions and I can take more pics for the very interested.  Call 865-850-7925  Greg   This is listed locally and I will remove this if the price is not near what someone offers me locally so don't wait to the end if you're interested......thanks

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