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  One Owner - 1970 VW Convertible  

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Purchased New in 1970

For a total of $2426.69. Actual Mileage in the Spring 2010 is 101,000.

See Below for other Milages

Driven daily to work for 17 years.  Then My Son drove the VW for 2 years in High School, and then My Daughter drove the VW for 2 years in High School.  Now the VW is driven by only Myself to VW Club Meeting, Shows and Rides and on sunny Sunday afternoons.  Of course my Grandsons occupies the passenger seat and drivers seat Now.

Malcolm N. Beasley Sr.

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Disassembled by myself in 1985


Yes, I was much younger then.

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My Son, Neil

helping with painting prime Coat


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The Real Pro! - Vic Diabin

 with the Paint Gun,

Telling me what He is doing.

August 1985

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Not Bad, For a Shade Tree Paint Job


4 Coats of Ultra Fill Primer


4 Coats of Dupont Centra Acrylic Enamel - Clemintime


3 Coats of Dupont Centra Urethane Enamal - Clear

August  1985

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The Real Pro! - Vic Diabin

 Returns to the same Shade Tree to Inspect his Paint Job


VIC, Now Telling me what He did..

August 2004


Same VW, Same Paint Job, Same Front Yard

19 Years after Shade Tree Paint Job above

 6/2/2002      99,282 Miles

 8/12/2003    99,322 Miles

8/8/2004     99,345 Miles (Photo at Right)

8/29/2015   104,750 Miles

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Link to 100,000 Miles Photographs

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