Lowering the rear of a bug

fabman

  • Newbie
Lowering the rear of a bug
« on: July 18, 2013, 08:26:59 AM »
Got a bug in the shop and want to know the best way to lower the rear end ?

Red

  • Hero Member
Re: Lowering the rear of a bug
« Reply #1 on: July 18, 2013, 08:27:19 AM »
Here's a link to a chart that might help you....

http://www.thesamba.com/vw/forum/viewtopic.php?t=237102

It's not a fun job... especially on your first try.

Tom

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Re: Lowering the rear of a bug
« Reply #2 on: July 18, 2013, 08:28:32 AM »
Another way is to do a pan drop.  Channeling the body, if you will.  Even more work than the above-mentioned option, but the wheels will not have the camber issue.  The pics shows a 3" drop