Karmann Ghia - Convertible Top Installation - Part 3 - Padding Kit
Installing the padding kit for the VW Karmann Ghia Convertible. This involves a lot of detail work to get all the pieces to fit into place and make a smooth surface for the outer shell to stretch over.
Karmann Ghia - Convertible Top Installation - Part 4 - Outer Canvas
It been a long time since the last video on the install (September 2012 to
be exact). The top arrived from TMI by way of HOG and this video shows the
installation of the canvas top onto the headlined and padded frame. I will
have one more video in this series showing the finishing touches and adding
all the necessary seals around the windows.
Karmann Ghia - Convertible Top Installation - Part 2 - Headliner
A step by step of how I installed the custom tweed headliner from Mike at
House of Ghia (made by TMI) in my 1974 VW Karmann Ghia. Thanks to Vince
(Ghiaaddict) on thesamba for his step by step tutorial. I would not have
even attempted this without his help and guidance.
Check out the vids on the rear glass frame and seal here:
http://youtu.be/qj3o8qUEcgA (part 1)
http://youtu.be/BiQnliKjQDw (part 2)
Check out the frame adjustments here:
1967 VW Karmann Ghia Convertible Test Drive in Sonoma CA
Visit http://www.leftcoastclassics.com/1967-vw-karmann-ghia-convertible/ to
see this cool classic 1967 VW Karmann Ghia convertible for sale from Left
Coast Classics in Sonoma California.
Join us for a little test drive in this super solid, clean vintage Karmann
Ghia in excellent shape. Body looks great and the new paint has a nice,
deep shine. Excellent trim and chrome with lots of new rubber, crisp, clear
windshield, excellent tires and brakes. Engine in excellent condition,
rebuilt less than 10k miles ago with dual carburetors and runs like a
champ. Shifting is tight and smooth as well. The interior still has some
original patina'd areas like the original square weave rugs, giving it a
nice vintage feel. Otherwise the front seats and panels have been replaced
along with the headliner and newer cloth top and boot cover. The floors and
rockers are super solid. Everything is in great working order. We are
currently replacing the fuel sender so that will be completed at time of
shipping. Important to note that 1967 is a low production year making it
pretty rare since only 4,100 were built.
Check out the link above for full details, pricing info and detailed photo
gallery. Then give me a call with your best offer.
Thanks for watching our Karmann Ghia test drive video - please leave a nice
big thumbs up and a like on this very cool classic Ghia!
Video URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9PsMEjVqoZg
Karmann Ghia Windshield Installation - Part 2
Wrapping up the install on the Karmann Ghia windshield. Use Silicon or
dish soad instead of Vasoline. Found out butyl rubber doesn't like
petroleum jelly. If you are squeamish about seeing glass get hit with a
hammer, turn the channel.
1969 Karmann Ghia
A 1969 Karmann Ghia that is Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett's first car...he
wrecked it..let it set and rust...than restored it to as good as new 20
years later...a very cool car...guy...and story...I am very honored to be
able to bring it to you..Check it out!!
1974 Karmann Ghia Convertible for Sale in Sonoma CA
Visit http://www.leftcoastclassics.com/1974-karmann-ghia-convertible/ to
see this great classic 1974 Karmann Ghia Convertible for sale from Left
Coast Classics in Sonoma California.
Documented, one owner California car with only 68,700 original miles since
new! The 1974 Ghia is truly the best of the last with only 1558
convertibles produced in 1974 making it the lowest production year.
No rust ever, all original sheet metal. Always garaged. Original CA car.
Heavily documented since new including window sticker, purchase agreement,
repair orders spanning it's life, registration cards and more. Original
interior including all panels and carpets. This car was never in any
accidents. No clips, hacks. Small amount of filler on the nose, less than
a square inch (inner nose pictures included). No structural damage. All
electrical works. Born in orange, color changed to beige a few years ago,
trunk was not changed nor was deck-lid so a color change back should be
relatively simple if desired. Runs and drives excellent with tight
steering, suspension, shifting and plenty of power with it's low 68,000
miles. Enjoy this car while it appreciates in value.
Take a look at the link above for full details and detailed photo gallery,
then give me a call with your best offer.
Thanks for watching this Karmann Ghia walk around video, please leave a
nice big thumbs up and a Like on this great classic Ghia.
1969.5 Karmann Ghia Cabriolet restored by House of Ghia
House of Ghia in Salem, Or specializes in the restorations of Volkswagen
Karmann Ghias. This 1969 1/2 Karmann Ghia is one of our recent projects.
Its the type of KG I would build for myself, so its going to be hard to
ship it out...lol.
Mustang 71-73 Convertible Top Installion Instructions Video On DVD
This is a sample of our video that shows you how to install the 1971
through 1973 Mustang
convertible top. We show you how to do the convertible roof replacement,
broken down into a series of small steps. It includes the mysterious
removal and reinstallation of the rear window.
Convertible top replacements can be expensive.
Don't pay high a convertible top installation cost to replace your top.
You can buy the complete convertible installation direction video on DVD at
aoksales.com for $24.95.
The full video is extremely detailed and designed for the DIY individual.
Do it yourself and save money, do it for others and make money.
Kansas City to Daytona FL and back in a VW Karmann Ghia
2600 miles behind the wheel of my favorite Volkswagen. The detination was
the Youtube Garage Gang Extravaganza in Daytona Florida. I was fortunate
to meet and hang out with a lot of incredible Youtube Users in person.
Thanks to everyone who helped make this event possible. Thanks to everyone
who helped me, encouraged me and pushed me to complete my car. I could not
have done it without you. This was a trip I'll remember until the day I