This compressor fits all hard-top and pop-top gasoline powered, water cooled Vanagons from 83-85 and 1986 pop-top with factory or aftermarket AC, and all 87-89 with non-factory AC. This is an application GUIDE. Do not rely solely on the application guide. This compressor is a 5-cylinder. It has two male threaded fittings on the back. The hoses that fit this compressor have female threaded ends (nuts) that attach to the back of the compressor separately. It is your responsibility to insure your existing compressor fits this description prior to ordering.