1973-1979

 
All items marked #99 are not on schematic, but are available for purchase.
Diagram # Title Description Price Quantity
1 VW CONVERTIBLE Metal Top Frame Folding mechanism. Completely rebuilt, sandblasted, and powdercoated.WE TRY TO STOCK ALL YEARS FOR THE VW BUG CONVERTIBLE 1956 THRU 1979
$0.00
1 Side Top Seal Mounting Aluminum set bug convertibles (choose your year) Fits Bug Convertibles. For mounting the side top seal to the top frame. 1 set per car required..manufactured by Chucks PLEASE CHOOSE YOUR YEAR: 1953-64..8 piece set 1965-71..8 piece set 1972.......6 piece set 1973-79..6 piece set
$39.95
2 CONVERTIBLE Top Lock Assembly 1968-79 bug and super Manufactured by Chucks Convertible Parts this is the HIGHEST quality top lock out there for your VW convertible , we have been manufacturing this part for over 20 years...chrome 'J' hook and mounting screws included... fits 1968 thru 79 bug and super beetle convertibles
$69.95
3 Top Lock J Hook with Lock Nut bug and super beetle convertible 1968-79 CHROME PLATED 'J' HOOK WITH LOCK NUT MANUFACTURED BY CHUCKS...fits all bug convertible 1968-79
$12.00
4 1972-1979 solid wood Over the Rear Window Bow Solid wood bow (not laminated) fits over the rear window.WE HAVE BEEN INSTALLING THESE BOWS FOR OVER 25 YEARS WE GUARANTEE THE QUAILTY AND FIT..BUY WITH CONFIDENCE.. Fits 1972-1979 Bug Convertibles.
$169.00
5 Metal Trim Plate 1973-79 super convertible Fits 1973-1979 Bug Convertibles. OUT OF STOCK
$79.00
6 1 PAIR Hold Down Catchs for Top Frame late 1960-79 bug convertible THESE CHROME PLATED CATCHES HOLD YOUR TOP DOWN WHEN IN THE DOWN POSITION..YOU MUST HAVE THESE TO AVERT DAMAGE TO YOUR TOP!! 2 required per car..Fits 1960 Bug Convertibles starting at VIN #3060541.THRU 1979 bug and super convertibles chrome plated and mounting screws included. $49.95 pair..
$49.95
7 Chrome Mounts for Assist Straps Bug Convertible Chrome plated MountsUsed for mounting assist straps. Includes screws as shown.
$19.95
8 Assist Straps Bug Convertible Ivory assist straps MADE AS ORIGINAL BY CHUCKS,correct for all 63 thru 79 bug convertibles and will fit any year bug convertible.$32.95 per pair you may also need the "chrome mounts" for mounting the assist straps
$32.95
9 Top Lock Assembly Mounting Screws 1968-79 bug and ghia convertible Set of 6 metric mounting screws for mounting the top lock assembly to the top frame. bug and super 1968-79 Ghia 1969 1/2-74
$5.95
10 Side Window to Top Frame Seal Set of 6 Never-Rot rubber seals fit between the side window and the top frame. Made in the USA by Chuck's.THESE ARE HELD ON THE TOP FRAME WITH ALUMINUM STRIPS AND SCREWS AND IF YOU DO NOT HAVE YOUR OLD ALUMINUM STRIPS YOU WILL NEED NEW ONES TO MOUNT THE SEALS( SEE ITEM #18) 1 set of 6 seals is used per car. PLEASE CHOOSE YOUR YEAR CAR: 1953-64 1965-71 1972 1973-79
$39.95
12 side top seal mounting screw set all bug convertibles 50-piece screw set for mounting side top seals to the top frame...NEW SCREWS MAKE IT SO MUCH EASIER
$4.99
13 vw bug convertible Pull Down Handle 1973-79 vw bug convertible Inside top pull down handle fits on the inside of the top frame.
$19.95
14 Quarter Facing Seal with rivets 1973-79 super beetle convertible 1 pair seals and 4 plastic rivets. For all 1973-1979 Super Beetle Convertibles. Made in the USA by Chuck's.THESE CAME ON ALL 73-79 CONVERTIBLES ARE ARE NEEDED FOR THE PROPER SPACING AND SEALING OF THE TOP FRAME..
$29.95
15 Main Bow Seals 1972-79 super beetle convertible Fits 1972-1979 Bug Convertibles. 1 pair of seals and 2 aluminum plates. These are critical as a spacer for adjusting the top frame clearance and for sealing the edge of the convertible top...ANOTHER HIGH QUALITY PART MADE BY CHUCKS..
$29.95
16 ConvertibleTop Webbing Straps 1972-79 super beetle convertibles These special NON STRETCH nylon straps attach to the wood and metal bows, keeping them evenly spaced.you will need these when restoring your top.. fits 1972-79 super beetle convertibles
$15.95
17 Top Frame Mounting Hardware 1972-79 super convertible 1972-1979 super beetle Convertibles. 12 piece set includes mounting bolts and washers.
$19.95
18 HINGE COVERS WHITE OR BLACK PLASTIC 1968-79 bug convertible 1968-79 bug and super convertible Heavy white or black ABS plastic convertible top hinge covers(these fit next to the back seat at shoulder level and cover the top frame where it bolts to the car) An excellent reproduction, available in black or white.. Be sure to order replacement back seat rubber seat stops, you will need them during installation.
$79.95
19 Top Boot Snaps Set of 4 snaps.
$3.95
20 Top Centering Pins 1973-79 super convertible 1973 thru 1979 convertible top centering pins with mounting screws $29.95 a pair.
$29.95
21 Top Centering Pin Screws 1973-79 super convertible Fits 1973-1979 Bug Convertibles. Set of 4 screws for mounting the top centering pins.
$6.95
22 Front Top Seal 1973-79 Made in the U.S.A. by Chucks..High Quality seal.Mounts on top of windshield frame and seals front of top.fits 1973 thru 1979 super beetle convertibles
$29.95
23 ONE PIECE Metal Frame with Tacking Ring installed 1963-74 bug convertible Fits 1963-1974 Bug Convertibles. Stamped as original( with an 'L' shaped lip for strength) using heavy gauge metal.( not a flat piece of metal with a piece of wood screwed on like others being sold but neglect to mention) Holes drilled for mounting screws. our tacking ring installed, that will never rot,split,distort or release staples. we have been making,installing and selling this rear window metal rim and tacking insert for over 20 years with excellent results and no come backs ever! BUY WITH CONFIDENCE
$195.00
23 Rear Window Metal Ring 1963-74 bug convertible Fits 1973-1974 Bug Convertibles. HIGH QUALITY Heavy "stamped" steel metal ring with 'L' shape on the side for strength (as was original from VW) powder coated black with screw holes drilled and counter sunk. For mounting tacking ring.WE HAVE BEEN MANUFACTURING AND INSTALLING THIS PART FOR OVER 20 YEARS WITH NO COME BACKS OR COMPLAINTS.... BUY WITH CONFIDENCE
$145.00
23 CHUCKS Rear Window Seal CAL LOOK 1963-74 bug convertible Fits 1963-1974 Bug Convertibles Never Rot rubber rear window seal made in the USA by Chuck's. Choose from Cal look ( shown) with no groove for chrome trim WE KNOW ALL THE BACK WINDOW PROBLEMS MANY DUE TO CHEAP ILL FITTING REPLACEMENT SEALS OTHER COMPANIES SELL USING A SEDAN SEAL EXTRUSION .WE MAKE OUR OWN FOR THIS REASON OUT OF SOFTER RUBBER AND LONGER INNER AND OUT LIPS ON THE RUBBER AND THE CORRECT CONVERTIBLE EXTRUSION..
$29.95
24 Front Top Corner Wedges 1973-79 super beetle convertible Fits 1973-1979 Bug Convertibles. ANOTHER HIGH QUALITY PART MADE BY CHUCKS $29.95 per pair
$29.95
25 Rear window Tacking Ring 1963-74 BUG CONVERTIBLE Fits 1963-1974 Bug Convertibles. Never-Rot Sanoprene hard rubber tacking ring fits around back window. Will not split or rot like wood,excellent for holding staples. Includes instructions and mounting screws.
$49.00
25 Front Top Corner Wedge Screws 1973-79 super convertible 4-piece screw set for mounting front top corner wedges.
$1.95
26 Plastic Striker for Top Centering Pin 1973-79 super convertible 1 pair of plastic strikers. original on all 1973-79 super beetle convertibles, the strikers protected the paint from being scratched when latching the top to the windshield frame..
$12.95
27 Screw Set for Trim Plate 1973-79 super convertible 8-piece screw set for mounting trim plate.
$8.95
28 1973-79 vw convertible Top Lock Catch ON WINDSHIELD FRAME vw convertible OEM GERMAN PART IN BLACK SEMI GLOSS BLACK, THIS IS THE CATCH THAT THE TOP LOCK CHROME 'J' HOOK LOCKS INTO TO SECURE THE TOP 2 REQUIRED PER CAR..$26.95
$26.95
29 73-79 SUPER BEETLE Top Lock Catch Mounting Screw this is the BIG METRIC Screw for mounting the black top lock catches on the windshield upper frame.priced at $5.95 pr
$5.95
30 Windshield to Vent Window Seals 1973-79 Never-Rot rubber seals fit between the windshield and the vent window frame. Made in the USA by Chuck's. 1pair per car
$16.95
31 Windshield Post Seal Mounting Aluminum 1973-79 super beetle convertible Fits 1973-1979 Bug Convertibles.
$16.95
99 Bug Convertible Top Outer Skin Vinyl (73-79) All 73 thru 79 super beetles came from the factory with a VINYL top we have tried them all for fit and quality(some fit better than others)we sell only the best fitting highest quality top for you super beetle.PLEASE CHOOSE COLOR
$269.95
99 Convertible vinyl or cloth Headliner 1973-79 THE BEST HEADLINERS AVAILABLE..There are several companies manufacturing headliners for your beetle convertible, we have INSTALLED them all,WE ONLY SELL THE ONES THAT FIT THE BEST.all bug convertibles came with cloth headliners from the factory thru early 63 we make these from OUR PATTERNS (there are some being sold that do not fit,please avoid this nitemare)PRICES ARE:.cloth headliner in ,grey,tan or black....$395.. off white 'perforated' vinyl headliner(original in late 63 thru 74 convertibles)$169..and for the off white 'crush grain'vinyl headliner(original in all 75 thru 79 convertibles)$169..PLEASE CHOOSE YOUR COLOR AND MATERIAL..if you have any questions call is TOLL FREE 1-866-673-5123 WE HAVE INCLUDED SEVERAL PICS THE FIRST PIC IS ONE OF CHUCKS 79 CONVERTIBLES WITH THE WHITE 'CRUSH GRAIN'HEADLINER BEFORE THE CARPET WAS INSTALLED... THE OTHERS ARE OF CHUCKS 63 WITH AN OFF WHITE PINPOINT VINYL HEADLINER INSTALLED TO SHOW YOU OUR FIT AND THE DETAILS SHOWING THE WOOD HINGE COVERS COVERED WITH HEADLINER MATERIAL(ORIGINAL FOR ALL 53-65 CONVERTIBLES)the LAST IS AN OVAL VERT SHOWING HEADLINER AS IT SHOULD LOOK AFTER INSTALLATION.....BUY WITH CONFIDENCE
$169.00
99 Convertible Top Outer Skin 1973-79 STAYFAST CANVAS Fits 1973-1979 Bug Convertibles. Heavy Canvas TOP material, please choose color
$465.00
99 Deluxe Convertible Top Kit 1973-79 super beetle with VINYL TOP Deluxe Complete top kit for 1973-79 super beetle Convertibles WITH VINYL TOP Parts included: •HEAVY GERMAN WEIGHT Convertible Top (choose color) •HEAVY DUTY GERMAN WEIGHT off white vinyl Headliner(perforated vinyl for 73-74, non perforated crush grain 75-79) • 5-piece deluxe pad kit • Seals (front top, side top, rear window) bug • Cables (side & rear Includes detailed, illustrated instruction manual. UPON REQUEST WHEN PURCHASING THIS KIT.
$599.00
99 Rear Window Glass HEATED 1975-79 super convertible Fits 1975-1979 Bug Convertibles. New rear window glass: 1975-76 were originaly non heated 1977-79 were originaly heated non heated glass can be used in 77-79 USE ONE OF OUR HIGH QUALITY REAR WINDOW SEALS (MADE IN THE U.S.)TO INSURE PROPER FIT.
$269.00
99 1972-79 top frame end plates(butt plates) ANOTHER NEW,QUALITY PART FROM CHUCKS..NEVER SUPPLIED AS A SEPARATE PART THRU VW..THESE POLISHED ALUMINUM END PLATES ARE WHAT ATTACH TO THE ENDS OF YOUR CONVERTIBLE TOP FRAME WHERE IT FOLDS AND FORCE THE TOP FRAME TO OPEN FULLY WHEN LATCHING TO THE WINDSHIELD..MOST TOPS ARE MISSING SOME OR ALL OF THESE(IF YOU LOOK CLOSELY AT YOUR TOP YOU WILL PROBABLY SEE THE BROKEN RIVETS) SOLD AS A SET OF 4 WITH CHROME PLATED SCREWS FOR EASY MOUNTING...these where original on all 1972 thru 79 super beetle convertibles
$29.95
99 1963-74 bug convertible REAR WINDOW SEAL METAL TRIM REAR WINDOW SEAL METAL TRIM TO FIT ALL 1963-74 bug convertibles. Anodized aluminum as was original ..You will receive 2 halves and 2 clips as pictures.
$29.95
99 Top boot hold down hooks 1972-79 super convertible All bug convertibles starting in 1972 had elastic straps on the convertible top boot to hold it securely inside the car to keep the wind from tearing it off when driving, these straps attached to hooks which we now offer. These were screwed into the rear wheel well area at the rear lower edge of the white plastic hinge covers. One pair needed per car $19.95 .
$19.95
99 Deluxe Convertible Top Kit 1973-79 super beetle with CANVAS TOP Deluxe Complete top kit for 1973-79 super beetle Convertibles WITH CANVAS TOP Parts included: •HEAVY GERMAN WEIGHT CANVAS Convertible Top (SEE COLOR CHART) •HEAVY DUTY GERMAN WEIGHT off white vinyl Headliner • 5-piece deluxe pad kit • Seals (front top, side top, rear window) bug • Cables (side & rear Includes detailed, illustrated instruction manual. UPON REQUEST WHEN PURCHASING THIS KIT. (for stayfast canvas in black, tan,blue or brown) White stayfast add $200 for top and $95 to the price of a canvas boot
$899.00
99 Convertible Top Boot Cover 1973-79 CANVAS Fits 1973-1979 Bug Convertibles.Made from HEAVY GERMAN WEIGHT CANVAS to exact pattern as was original (choose color)
$295.00
99 Back Seat Catches 1968-79 Bug Convertible NEW PRODUCT JUST IN..back seat back metal catches that the back seat latches to...SOLD AS A PAIR WITH NEW MOUNTING SCREWS
$39.95
99 Rear Tension Wire Fits Late 1967-1979 Bug Convertibles. 1 stainless steel tension wire per car.
$19.95
99 Rear Window Seal Trim 1963-74 bug convertible Fits 1963-1974 Bug Convertibles. Chrome trim for the rear window seal. Used only with OEM style rear window seals.
$29.95
99 CHUCKS Rear Window Seal 1975-79 super beetle convertible Fits 1975-1979 Bug Convertibles Never Rot rubber rear window seal made in the USA by Chuck's. WE KNOW ALL THE PROBLEMS ASSOCIATED WITH THE CONVERTIBLE BACK WINDOW MANY CAUSED BY IMPROPER SEALS SOLD BY MOST COMPANIES USING SEDAN EXTRUSIONS . WE MAKE OUR OWN SEALS USING THE CORRECT CONVERTIBLE EXTRUSION AND SOFTER RUBBER WITH LONGER "lips" BOTH INSIDE AND OUT FOR EASIER INSTALLATIONS BUY WITH CONFIDENCE WE INSTALL OUR OWN PARTS MAKING ADJUSTMENTS IF NEEDED SO YOU DON'T HAVE TO.
$32.95
99 Chrome Finishing Screws for top and headliner For top and headliner. You will need these when installing your new top.
$7.95
99 Top Padding Kit 1973-79 super beetle convertible Our top padding kit includes the center foam pad and rear window pads, both with wrapping. Top webbing straps sold separately.
$199.00
99 Side Tension Wire Springs (one pair) bug and super convertibles Convertible top side tension cable springs,manufactured by Chucks. fits all bug and super convertibles
$11.95
99 Rear Window Assembly 63-74 Fits 1963-1974 Bug Convertibles. Includes OUR metal rim,OUR tacking strip, glass, rubber seal, and chrome trim. All parts are new and test fitted and assembled by us prior to shipping, and come fully assembled as shown....BUY WITH CONFIDENCE CHOOSE YOUR STYLE $429with cal look seal (no chrome trim) $469with American style seal (with chrome trim)
$429.00
99 Convertible Top and Carpet Glue For convertible top installation and mounting carpet padding. This is the BEST glue available for this application! You will need approximately 3 cans for this type of car.
$19.95
99 REAR WINDOW Metal frame with tacking ring installed 1975-79 Fits 1975-1979 Bug Convertibles. Heavy metal as original. with tacking ring installed
$210.00
99 Rear window Tacking Ring 1975-79 SUPER CONVERTIBLE Fits 1975-1979 Bug Convertibles......ALL 75-79 SUPER BEETLE CONVERTIBLES CAME FROM THE FACTORY WITH A HARD PLASTIC TACKING RING HEAT GLUED INTO THE METAL RIM,THESE ABSOLUTLY MUST BE CHANGED WHEN REPLACING YOUR TOP OR THE REAR WINDOW WILL NOT FIT BACK IN, THE METAL FRAME FOR THESE YEARS WAS MADE HEAVIER TO ELEMINATE STRETCHING THAT OCCURRED ON THE EARLIER YEARS,95% OF THE TIME THE METAL FRAMES ARE REUSABLE ONLY THE TACKING RING MUST BE REPALCED.. OUR Never-Rot never split tacking ring fits around back window.excellent for holding staples. This will outlast a wood ring 3 to 1.WE HAVE INSTALLED AND SOLD HUNDREDS OF THESE ..NEVER ONE RETURN NEVER ONE COMPLAINT..WE TEST OUR PARTS ON OUR CARS SO YOU ARE GUARANTEED THE HIGHEST QUALITY PARTS AND FIT... Includes instructions and mounting screws.
$49.00
99 Side & Rear Tension Wire Kit 1967 1/2-1979 bug and super beetle Fits Late 1967-1979 Bug Convertibles. Please contact Chuck or provide your VIN number when ordering to ensure compatibility. Kit includes 2 side tension wires and one rear tension wire with nut.
$32.95
99 Back Seat Rubber Stops all bug convertibles Fits All Bug Convertibles If you're changing your hinge covers, you will need these
$5.95
99 Metal U Channel 1967 1/2 -79 bug and super convertible Fits Late 1967 1/2 starting at vin# 157250033 thru 1979 Bug Convertibles. Metal "U" channel on body. Sold in 2 halves. Welding required. IT IS VERY COMMON FOR THESE TO RUST AWAY IN PLACES SO AS TO NOT HOLD THE REAR TENSION CABLE THAT ATTACHES THE TOP TO THE CAR, THESE REPLACEMENTS RESOLVE THIS PROBLEM..
$95.00
99 BOW MOUNTING HARDWARE KIT 1973-79 Bow mounting hardware kit for all 1973-79 super beetle convertibles
$8.95