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Post Post subject: Solid Metal Dash
Posted: Wed Mar 09, 2011 08:11 PM
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What year did the standard bug go from the solid metal dash to plastic dash/trim? I'm looking for a 69+ bug but I'd like to have the solid metal dash for when later down the road I put all the gauges I want, I can patch/weld/cut new spots.


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68 I believe. Mine had it but I removed the padding and smoothed/painted it.



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My 68 has one in it, and my buddies 66 had one.

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67 had metal dash. 68 had padded dash. It was because of DOT regulation. A padded dash was required for the 68 model year. If a 66 had a dash pad, it was added. It was not original in a 66.


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