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Posted: Fri Oct 02, 2015 11:23 PM
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hey how's it going my name is Mike I've been in the Volkswagen seen for quite some time never built a Baja before me and my dad just rebuilt motors and painted little stuff like that me and my son now want to build the Baja just wondering what a good year and any ideas would be greatly appreciated I ask a lot of stupid questions commonsense maybe so bear with me on that lol

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Lots to take into consideration with a baja.
Street or off road use?
Off road - rough stuff or just crusin' some trails and dirt roads?

Rough stuff - find one already built and drop the $$$$ to get it. Save $$$ in the long run.

Mild usage - 69 and newer has the better IRS rear suspension and limited travel ball joint front beam. Good setup for mild cruising around. Need to go to emissions - bummer.

66 and older - better link pin style front end, but not so good swing axle rear suspension. Doesn't have to go to emissions.

Best bet - 66 and older that has the IRS conversion already done. Best of both worlds suspension wise AND you don't have to go to emissions. (tough to find them this way, but you never know).

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I'm looking to do some lil crusing some trails but somthing I can drive around town if I wanted to thanks for the info

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