Our 1969 Convetible VW Beetle Project Costs

 

 

Car from ebay 2-17-08: $410

Sold chassis, engine, tranny -$139.50

Sold Speedometer -$11.50

Sold defroster -$6.99

Sold Vents -$4.49

Sold more vents -$2.99

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Total spent on beetle $244.53

 

 

 

Parts from Bloomington: $350

 

sold generator stand -$6.21

 

sold speedometer -$21.01

 

sold intake castings -$26.00

 

sold carb. -$15.01

 

sold carb #2 -$10.50

 

sold intake castings #2 -$25.00

 

sold intake castings #3 -$15.50

 

Sold intake castings #4 -$15.00

 

Sold intake castings #5 -$26.89

 

Sold intake castings #6 -$27.89

 

Sold single port intake -$41.00

 

Sold intake castings #7 -$20.50

 

Sold Choke Coil -$10.50

 

Sold Voltage Reg. -$15.71

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sold single port intake #2 -$47.50

 

Sold speedometer #2 -$35.50

 

Sold intake castings #8 -$42.00

 

Sold carb #3 -$19.50

 

Sold intake castings #9 -$40.00

 

Sold intake castings #10 -$41.50

 

Sold Gas tank -$25.00

 

Sold intake castings #11 -$39.99

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Total Bloomington parts sold -$561.71

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Total spent on Bloomington parts -$217.71

 

 

 

Bought 1966 Parts beetle and other parts $250

From in Yates City

 

Sold intake manifold -$40

 

Sold gen stand #1 -$2.99

 

Sold Carb #1 -$3.99

 

Sold Carb #2 -$3.99

 

Sold gen. stand #2 -$3.99

 

Sold Parts beetle -$349.99

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Total sold -$404.95

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Total spend on Yates city parts -$154.95

 

 

 

 

Bought Engine Donor truck: $300

 

Bought Valve covers for 350 $54.00

 

Bought performer intake for 350 $25.00

 

Bought paint for engine $64

 

Bought bolts, nuts, and washers for engine $25

 

Bought water pump for truck $60.50

 

Bought carb gasket, plug wires, cap and rotor $50.18

 

Bought electric fan for engine $50.00

 

Bought Carb spacer $39.97

 

Bought new engine mounts $15.98

 

Sold Truck w/o engine & tranny etc: -$100

Sold TH-350 transsmission -$100

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Total spend on engine: $484.63

 

 

Bought used 200R4 transmission $200

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Total spend on transmission $200

 

 

Bought s-10 for chassis donor $400

 

Bought 3 gals of Hurculiner for under coating: $60

 

Bought new leaf springs $86.78

 

Bought steel for bushings $24.00

 

Bought urethane for bushings $30.00

 

Bought U-Joints for drive shaft $38.51

 

Bought Ubolts and shackle bolts $52.00

 

Bought ball joints + front wheel bearings & seals $48.00

 

Bought tubular upper control arms $118.49

 

Bought Moog 5660 front coil springs $62.88

 

Bought front & rear sway bars $169.90

 

New Front end bolts $54.30

 

Lower control arm bushings $27.21

 

Inner tie rod ends $40.74

 

Idler arm $32.82

 

Outer tie rod ends $35.95

 

Front Brake lines $13.06

 

Coil spring isolators $28.80

 

Tie rod adjusters $22.18

 

2 chassis tech drop spindles $119.99

 

rotors, caliper, pads, spindles nuts, dust caps, etc $288.52

 

front sway bar bushings $20.90

 

Sold engine, trans, and computer -$100.00

 

Sold Passenger door -$30.00

 

Sold Heater controls -$10.00

 

Sold Radiator -$15.00

 

Sold Cat converter -$10.00

 

Sold rest of s10 for scrap -$15.00

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total spent on chassis $1367.86

 

 

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total spent $1924.30