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Follow the progress of the 1988 Volkswagen Cabriolet. See how transforms from a chalk covered mess, to a sweet ride.

Better MK1 Vr6 Swap Video

Published on July 14, 2014 under Luv A Dub
Better MK1 Vr6 Swap Video
Hey everyone, I posted a video of the Cabby a few weeks ago. It was pretty weak. So I thought I would post another test drive video. This one really gives a better feel of what it is like to drive this car. Plus the exhaust note is freaking awesome. Oh and be sure to…
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Cabby Update MK1 VR6 Project

Published on February 27, 2014 under Luv A Dub
Cabby Update MK1 VR6 Project
Hi everybody! It has been almost 3 months since I last did an update on the Cabby. There are a few reasons for that. The main one is, I have not touched the car in that long. When we last left our hero I was driving her home from my work on Thanksgiving. I was…
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Cabby update 12/3/13 MK1 VR6 Engine Swap

Published on December 3, 2013 under Luv A Dub
Cabby update 12/3/13 MK1 VR6 Engine Swap
Happy Tuesday everyone. Today I wanted to update you guys on the progress of the Cabby. There are a ton of you that have been following the progress of this build from day one. I really appreciate that. It has been a long journey over the last year and a half. If you are a…
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Luv A Dub Update Mk1 VR6 Cabriolet

Published on September 16, 2013 under Luv A Dub
Luv A Dub Update Mk1 VR6 Cabriolet
It is time for a Cabby update. For those of you that may be new to the blog, let me do a little recap about this Cabby. In April 2012 my dealer purchased a 1988 VW Cabriolet. The purchased it and donated it for a local charity event. They painted it with chalk paint, and…
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VW Cabriolet Luv-A-Dub Update Engine Bay Paint

Published on July 9, 2013 under Luv A Dub
VW Cabriolet Luv-A-Dub Update Engine Bay Paint
Last week I polled the audience about painting the engine bay of the Cabby to prep it for the VR6. A simple factory Tornado Red! I was able to get a slight discount on some professionally mixed paint and the hardener. Let me just say, automotive paint is freaking expensive. When I bought my air…
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VW Cabriolet Luv-A-Dub Update

Published on June 27, 2013 under Luv A Dub
VW Cabriolet Luv-A-Dub Update
It has basically been forever since I have done a post about the VW Cabby. Today I want to give you all some updates and show ya some pictures of how the Cabby sits right now. I have owned that Cabby for just over a year now. All things considered I am pretty happy with…
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Review of MK1 VR6 Conversion Kit From Eurowise

Published on April 16, 2013 under Luv A Dub
Review of MK1 VR6 Conversion Kit From Eurowise
I thought I would shot a quick review video to follow up the blog post I did about the Mk1 Vr6 conversion kit from Eurowise. You can read that post here. This kit is designed as a bolt in solution for installing a VR6 engine into a Mk1 Volkswagen. Thank you for watching. You can…
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