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Sweet 1971 VW Bus Westfalia Pop Top Camper - $42,500 (Lakewood)


1971 VW Bus

condition: excellent
cylinders: 4 cylinders
drive: rwd
fuel: gas
odometer: 58775
title status: clean
transmission: manual

Selling our really nice 71 Volkswagen Bus - Westfalia Edition Campmobile with pop top camper. This bus has been really well cared for and has tons of recent new parts and maintenance from the last 2 years. Ready to drive and use right now. Runs strong and drives well.
This is one of the most desirable years of the bay window bus (IMO). This bus looks great and gets you tons of thumbs ups, compliments and stories from people you meet.
It features a clean and complete Westfalia interior including the child's front and overhead cots and is 90% original from 51 years ago.

** We took many adventures in this bus and loved them all. But one trip of note- Me, my wife, 2 teen kids, 2 dogs and our lizard went on a 4750 Mile trip in August 2020. From Denver to Wyoming to Idaho to Seattle all the way down the coast to San Diego and then through Las Vegas back to Denver. Stopping at the most amazing places and seeing so much awesomeness. We did it in 17 days and it is one of the best trips of my life. The memories we made were amazing. I would've liked to make it take longer but the kids had to be back to start school. My daughter actually started college sitting at the table with her laptop on the drives in between stopping. I'll throw some trip pics in the ad.

Here is a list of some of the items that have been replaced or restored.


New Windshield

New Window and Door Rubber Seals all around

New Powder Coated Front Bumper with Hella fog lights

New Powder Coated Rear Bumper with Splash Guards

5 Newer General AT Grabber Tires

Pop top Freshly Painted and New Seals Installed

New German Pop-top Tent Installed

New KYB Shocks

New Brakes

New Mirrors

All Handles and Locks work

Underneath is very clean.


All original upholstery in the rear in good condition
New front upholstered seats and foam.

Original Birch Headliner in Excellent Condition

Original Cabinets, Doors and Latches in Excellent Condition

Original Front Child Canvas Cot in Excellent Condition and New Overhead Cot Canvas

Original Westy Sink and Ice Box

New Water Faucet

New Floors and Flooring

New Additional Lighting

New reproduction Westy Stool

New Reproduction Curtains

Sliding Door Works Perfectly


Completely Rebuilt DP 1776CC Motor Full Flowed with less than 600 Miles on it ( Have full receipt- built by Painters Grinding)
Dual Weber 40 Carbs,

New Gene Berg Deep Sump,

New Vintage Speed Exhaust - Bus sounds great!

009 Distributor with Compu-fire Ignition

New Fuel Pump

Fuel Tank Cleaned

New Fuel Lines and Clamps

New Throttle and Clutch Cables

New Clutch and Throw-out Bearing

CV Joints and Boots in Great Shape

Blazecut Fire Suppression System

Functioning Outlet

Authentic German License Plate featuring Bus Year

*Also have all the original parts included if you want to convert to original including but not limited to

DP Intake manifold

Correct Carburetor (Solex 34 PICT - 3)

Vacuumed distributor

Orig Powder Coated Exhaust

Orig Air Cleaner

Newer Ernst NOS Stock Exhaust

Also I have new heat pipes for install as we never really drove it in the cold we didn't have them hooked up. But that would take all of 30 minutes to install if you wanted to do that.

Plus more extra/spare parts I'm not thinking of right now.

Have tons of receipts and records

Overall this is an amazing bus but not perfect. Please realize this is a 51 year old vehicle and it needs care and maintenance.
I will not ship the Bus, but can deliver it for shipping in metro Denver, Colorado.
No ridiculous low-ball offers and No Negative Comments please.

Cash Only. Clean Clear CO title in my name. Trade Offers Welcome- but don't be ridiculous.
Text is Best at first

Don't buy a Sprinter, Transit, Ramvan, or RV. Be original.

  • do NOT contact me with unsolicited services or offers

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