Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

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Re: Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

Postby tlambert » Thu Oct 20, 2016 6:55 pm

Looks good Matt. SB has a sweet look. =D>
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Re: Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

Postby rustabus » Thu Oct 20, 2016 7:14 pm

Yeah!!! =D> =D> =D>

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Re: Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

Postby Matt Faulkner » Fri Oct 21, 2016 7:47 pm

Thanks guys! It's great being back on the road full-time in a VW! I need to get some more pics of this rig to post!
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Re: Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

Postby Matt Faulkner » Fri Oct 21, 2016 7:58 pm

Here's a crappy one for now. So next I'm thinking Kamei Spoiler. Anybody got one of those for sale? And I'm gonna upgrade the speakers since i cruise this one daily style! SBC represent!

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Re: Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

Postby GTV » Fri Oct 21, 2016 8:03 pm

Looks good!
What's the engine specs?
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Re: Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

Postby Matt Faulkner » Fri Oct 21, 2016 8:08 pm

Wow all this work is paying off. I just went back to the beginning of the thread...what a difference!

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Re: Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

Postby Matt Faulkner » Fri Oct 21, 2016 8:25 pm

GTV wrote:Looks good!
What's the engine specs?


Engine specs...
-Old 1974 engine case
-1915cc
-Empi counterweighted crank
-Empi H-beam rods
-8:1 compression
-Web Cam 118 grind
-Century 041 heads, 40mm x 32mm valves
-Solid shaft rockers, stock 1600 ratios
-Schadek 21mm oil pump
-Empi 40HPMX carbs
-Mallory Unilite Ignition with 6A ignition box and Promaster coil
-CB Performance offset manifolds and linkage
-CB Performance electric fuel pump
-Full flow with Jaycee oil pressure bypass valve
-Vintage speed header with stock heater boxes
-Empi deep sump
-MST serpentine belt & pulleys

I think that's it...definitely the most I've ever known about any engine I've ever had.

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Re: Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

Postby BBWB » Sat Oct 22, 2016 8:33 am

Good looking engine bay.
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Re: Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

Postby john jones » Sat Oct 22, 2016 11:12 am

Nice Matt... =D> =D> =D> =D> =D>
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Re: Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

Postby john jones » Sat Oct 22, 2016 11:13 am

I bet it's a whole new driving experience! =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> Now some killer tunes and your set to roll!!!!
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Re: Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

Postby andym » Sat Oct 22, 2016 1:07 pm

Man I miss my old super now!! Gotta find another
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Re: Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

Postby way2cool » Sat Oct 22, 2016 7:26 pm

wow,,,what a cool car
love the wheels and stance plus of course the worked motor =D> =D> =D> =D>
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Re: Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

Postby Glenn A » Sun Oct 23, 2016 6:20 pm

Looks like a fun ride. \:D/
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Re: Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

Postby 63single » Mon Oct 24, 2016 2:53 am

The stance is PERFECT! Good lookin car Matt. It has definately come along way....

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Re: Matt's '71 SuperBeetle

Postby K Leake » Mon Oct 24, 2016 6:59 am

Matt , you should take for a lap on the track. Wink looks great O:)
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