Go Back   CityProfile.com Forum - Local City and State Discussion Forums > United States City Forums > Vermont

Old 12-14-2010, 03:36 PM  
Junior Member

Join Date: Dec 2010
Posts: 1 | Kudos: +10
Volkswagen Mechanics in Rutland

I just picked up a VW bus in an auction, I want to restore it, but I'm running into issues. Is there Volkswagen specific mechanic in Rutland? I use a shop for my other cars, but I want someone who has restored buses to the original magnificence.

Reply With Quote
Old 12-14-2010, 05:03 PM  
Mr. Happy
RiponredTJ's Avatar

Montreal, Quebec
Join Date: Aug 2010
Posts: 6,919 | Kudos: +139
Images: 7
Before I bought my Jeep I was thinking of an old VW bus because they are also iconic vehicles and I like camping.
You may have to widen your search area if you want someone to do a full restoration, but I could be wrong.
thesamba.com may help you out a lot if you're into old VW's.

Алекс says don't drink and derive
Reply With Quote
Old 12-14-2010, 05:34 PM  
Senior Member
mlkco's Avatar

Keene, New Hampshire
Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 152 | Kudos: +15
Images: 9
We have a guy in Keene 4 ever 4
I put myself through College buying, rebuilding and selling pre "67" bugs , ghia's and buses.
I lived in California and am not interested in any restoration from the East.
I have been thinking of trying my hand at restoring motorcycles though.
Reply With Quote
Old 01-16-2011, 01:02 PM  
Junior Member

Rutland, Vermont
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 1 | Kudos: +10
There's a Tech at Kinney VW/Audi named Bill Rollin. He's an older guy, and a Dali Lama when it comes to this older VW stuff. I don't know if does any side jobs but you could ask. I can't recommend Kinney as they are uber expensive.

They's also another guy, named Steve Cushing that works at Rutland Motor Cars (near Kinney) that was a VW tech. He does take on side jobs every now and then. I have no experience with Rutland Motor Car as a customer.
Reply With Quote
Old 01-30-2011, 08:50 AM  
Junior Member

Bennington, Vermont
Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 18 | Kudos: +10
Try West Coast Metric for body stuff www.westcoastmetric.com.
Reply With Quote

Go Back   CityProfile.com Forum - Local City and State Discussion Forums > United States City Forums > Vermont
Bookmark this Page!

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Suggested Threads

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.