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1987 Vanagon Full Camper - #778

1987 Vanagon Full Camper - #778 (135,258 Miles) - $64,435.98 Total delivered price.

Engine: 2.5 Liter

Trans: Automatic

Color: Burgundy

VIN: WV2ZB0258HH007657

Options: PDL, AC, PS, CD, I/M WWF, CC, KE  [What Are These?]

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This van originally came to GoWesty back in 2010 when the original owner decided he just couldn't keep up with the maintainance any longer. We then sold it to Bruce and Heidi. Details of that sale are here.

Here is a run down of everything we did for them then:

• Nose and top repainted back to original burgundy color
• Top surfaces in bright silver to reflect heat
• Black texture coating applied around lower band of body
• GoWesty plate steel bumpers front and rear
• New 3-window acrylic pop-top tent
• GoWesty super duper, ultra thorough detail inside and out
  - everything that is supposed to be there is there
  - everything that is there works: guaranteed
• Fresh GoWesty 2.5 liter engine with 48/48 warranty
• Fresh GoWesty 5-speed transaxle with 48/48 warranty
• New catalytic converter, muffler, tail pipe
• All exhaust components ceramic coated
• Completely rebuilt fuel delivery system
  - fuel tank re-sealed
  - all new fuel hose on engine and chassis
• Super Duper Thorough GoWesty Major Service
  - all maintenance items back to zero miles
• ALL NEW cooling and heater systems
• 16" Tire & Wheel Package
• Suspension partially rebuilt with Bilstein shocks
• New brakes all around, bigger ventilated up front
• All new cooling system end to end
• New drive axles, larger Porsche 930 Turbo size
• Refrigerator eliminated and turned into more cabinet space
• Brand-new LP tank
• State-of-the-art GoWesty auxiliary battery system
• 50 watt solar panel system
• All-electric Engel refrigerator/freezer
• High powered headlight upgrade
• Headlight protectors
• Upgraded in-dash CD player with hands-free cell phone and iPod interface
• Upgraded speakers throughout
• Basic AC service
• Over $2500 worth of just-in-case reliability enhancing items
• Fiamma F45 awning, 10 footer
• GoWesty rainfly
• South African wrap-around lower grille
• Smoked turn signals
• Shipping right to their door

In the six years that they owned the vehicle, Bruce and Heidi put about 23,000 miles on it. Their situation in life has changed and they find themselves in need of something a little bigger to enjoy their camping experience, so they decided to sell the van to us for $34,000.00.

It didn't take long for Adam from Texas, who had a wishlist with us, to decide that this was the full camper for him. We rolled up our sleeves and got to work making this into his dream van. Here's what we did:

In addition to the above service work, Adam also added on the following options:

Here's a report showing how it all penciled out:

Page                 Cost                      Details 
   1                 $48,300.00         Vehicle Cost, 20% Mark Up, Doc Fees, Road Warrior Vehicle Warranty, Detailing Service, Transportation Out 
   2                   $6,383.31         Major Service including Bigger Brakes, re-sealing fuel tank, stainless steel exhaust system, and Fox Shocks
   3                   $4,163.60         Conversion from manutal to automatic transmission
   4                      $354.97         Gray front door panels
   5                   $3,134.30         Swing Away system with runs, Yakima Bike Rack, Telescopic Ladder, Keyless Entry, Center Console,
                                                   Cruise Control, Roadshower, Mini Compressor
   6                   $2,099.80         Deep Cycle Battery, Main Battery, Battery Mat, Solar System, Powder Coating, Detail Service

                      $64,435.98          Total price

Enjoy your new ride, Adam!


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