The biggest difference is the 74 has energy absorbing bumpers that the 73 is lacking.
The 1974 VW Super Beetle engine oil capacity is 3.5 quarts. Three quarts of oil will be in the engine and one half quart of oil will be in the oil filter.
1974 was the first year of energy absorbing Beetle bumpers. You can't use earlier bumpers on 1974s.
between the rear wheels
Someone put one on it.
Mine didn't have any.
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correct it will fit. be sure to take lots of pictures before you pull all of the wires off. so you have a diagram of where they go after.
Machine 7 or Just aircooled
Call a locksmith he can make you one on the spot.
The brake light switches.
They're pretty much all based on 165R-15.
It's on the front of the transmission. VW Joe! Have a Great Day
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1967 and later models have 12-volt systems (12-volt battery) !!
Importer's suggested retail price without accessories at port of entry: $2,849.
The cable will cost anywhere from $5.00 to $10.00 US depending on the source.
Begin by removing the wiring harness from the back of your 1974 Beetle blower motor. Remove the blower motor retaining bolts. Remove the blower motor fan. Reverse the process to install your new blower motor.
They are located on the brake master cylinder. Vw joe. Have a great day
As with any classic, collectible vehicle: the value of the car depends on the current condition. A fully restored beetle can usually go between six-eight thousand dollars.
12 volt- 6 volt beetles were only made until '67, i believe.
Stock is 1600 cc or 1.6 liter. The bore and stroke are 85.5mm and stroke is 69 mm.