Volkswagen Beetle Steering and Suspension Parts

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General

General

Front Sway Bar Mounting Kit
Complete Set

VW Beetle (Standards) 66-77
VW Karmann Ghia 66-74
VW Thing 73-74

VW Beetle
$20.95
Part #: 111-101A
King Pin Rebuilding Kit, Made in Germany

Fits 1946-1965 VW Beetle and 1956-1965 VW Karmann Ghia

VW Beetle
$38.95
Part #: 111-498-021GR
Link Pin Rebuilding Kit, Made in Brazil

Fits 1946-1965 VW Beetle and 1956-1965 VW Karmann Ghia

VW Beetle
$59.95
Part #: 111-498-051ABR
Link Pin Rebuilding Kit, Made in Germany

Fits 1946-1965 VW Beetle and 1956-1965 VW Karmann Ghia

VW Beetle
$87.95
Part #: 111-498-051AGR
Steering Damper (Brazilian).

1971-74 Super Beetle

VW Beetle
$41.95
Part #: 113-425-021J
Steering Damper.

VW Beetle (Standard) 60-77
VW Karmann Ghia 60-74
VW Thing 73-74

VW Beetle
$33.95
Part #: 113-425-021
Steering Shaft with U-Joints

Fits: 1971-1974 Super Beetle

VW Beetle
$56.95
Part #: 113-415-951B
Steering shaft with U-Joints

Fits: 1975-1979 Super Beetle

VW Beetle
$87.95
Part #: 133-419-951
Tie Rod End Boots
Set of 4

VW Beetle and VW Super Beetle 66-79
VW Karmann Ghia 66-74
VW Bus 66-79
VW Vanagon 80-92
VW Type 3 62-74
VW Thing 73-74

VW Beetle
$21.95
Part #: 131-835B
Torsion Arm Seals. OEM German.
Set of 4.

VW Beetle (Standards) 66-77
VW Karmann Ghia 66-74
VW Thing 1973-74

VW Beetle
$59.95
Part #: 131-129
Lower Mount Bushings for Front Shock. Set

VW Beetle (Standards) 66-77
VW Karmann Ghia 66-74
VW Thing 73-74

VW Beetle
$18.95
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Part #: 111-381A


Bushings

Bushings

Bushing, Sway Bar, Inner, Sold Individually, Fits: 1974-1979 Super Beetle
VW Beetle
$3.95
Part #: 133-411-315
Pair of Bushings on Idler Arm Steering Damper
Nice Reproduction.

1971-74 Super Beetle

VW Beetle
$13.95
Part #: 113-417
Sway Bar, Inner, Sold Individually, Fits 1971-1979 Super Beetle Bushing
VW Beetle
$4.49
Part #: 113-411-313A
Bushings on Lower Control Arm, Pair

VW Super Beetle 71-79

This bushing secures the lower control arm to the chassis on one side
and to driver (left) side strut assembly on the other.
The brass bushing presses into the control arm, diminshing friction
for the bolt that passes through it and minimizing vibration.

VW Beetle
$14.95
Part #: 133-309
Idler Arm Steering Damper Bushing, One
OEM German

VW Beetle and VW Super Beetle 60-79
VW Karmann Ghia 56-74
VW Bus 55-79
VW Type 3 62-73

This is a stabilizer bushing. It is pressed into the right (passenger) side tie rod
where the stud on the steering stabilizer passes through. It helps to minimize
vibration in the front end by cushioning the contact point between the two metal
surfaces and absorbing some of the shock from uneven road conditions.

VW Beetle
$2.95
Part #: 113-425-117
Urethane control arm bushing kit. 15 piece set.

VW Super Beetle 1971-73     up to chassis #1_3 3003655

VW Beetle
$31.95
Part #: 16-5107
Urethane control arm bushing kit.

VW Super Beetle 1973-79    from chassis #1_3 3003656 on

VW Beetle
$35.95
Part #: empi-16-5108


Instructions

Instructions

Illustrated Step by Step Instructions on Steering Wheel:
Removing and Installing: Horn Button, Steering Wheel,
Steering Column and Tube

Useful for all air cooled VW

VW Beetle
$7.95
Part #: INSTR-STEERW


Axle Beam

Axle Beam

Front Axle Beam. Equal to Original German Quality.

VW Beetle (Standard) 66-77
VW Karmann Ghia 66-74

VW Beetle
$306.95
Part #: 113-401-021D


Ball Joint Spindles

Ball Joint Spindles

2 1/2 Drop spindles For use with LUG PATTERN 4/130 & 5/130 Disc Brakes.

EMPI drop spindles are brand new units, not re-manufactured old cores! CNC machined to exact tolerances. These forged drop spindles feature 1/4" outwards offset. Clearance is usually not an issue. Made only for the 4-lug VW (4/130) and 5-Lug Porshe (5/130) disc brake applications. These spindles are the first step to a brake system upgrade while giving you the built-in ability to lower your car an automatic 2 1/2" just by bolting them on. Ball joint spindles require 69-on style tie rod ends. Uses original steering geometry so the ride and handling of the car is not negatively effected.

VW Beetle
$119.95
Part #: 22-2951
2 1/2" Drop Spindle Ball Joints Pair
Drum Brake Use


VW Beetle (Standards) 1966-77
VW Karmann Ghia 1966-74

EMPI drop spindles are brand new units, not re-manufactured old cores! CNC machined to exact tolerances. These forged drop spindles feature 1/4" outwards offset. Clearance is usually not an issue. These spindles are the first step to a brake system upgrade while giving you the built-in ability to lower your car an automatic 2 1/2" just by bolting them on. Ball joint spindles require 69-on style outer tie rod ends. Uses original steering geometry so the ride and handling of the car is not negatively effected.

VW Beetle
$96.95
Part #: 22-2859
Stock Ball Joint Spindles. New, Pair.

Use when rebuilding your ball joint front end with drum or disc brakes. These ball joint spindles are all new made of forged steel and precision groung. Spindles will accept 1968 and later bearings and seals. Left side is drilled for the speedometer cable.Note: these ball joint spindles are NOT for drum brakes or disc brake conversion kits.
Ball joint work is covered beautifully in the "Bug-Me" dvd listed.

 

VW Beetle 1968-77

VW Beetle
$115.95
Part #: 22-2952


Sway Bars

Sway Bars

Stock Ball Joint, Front Swaybar, Fits: 1966-78 VW Standard Beetle; 1966-1974 Karmann Ghia
VW Beetle
$14.95
Part #: 131-411-309


Steering Rack

Steering Rack

Steering Rack Boot

Fits: 1975-1979 VW Super Beetle

VW Beetle
$24.95
Part #: 823-419-831


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Important Information
Ball joint suspension was introduced in 1966. Prior front suspension was the linkage and king pin type.

The McPherson strut type suspension was introduced in 1971. McPherson Strut parts for Super Beetles are listed in a separate section.

 


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