Below is a selection of our new products:
more details on Bumper bracket, front, left (barndoor) - Type 2, >55
Part Number: 211-707-125

Front left bumper bracket for Splitscreen busses up to 1955 (barndoor). Laser cut and formed in house from 3mm mild steel.

£25.00 Each (inc VAT)
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more details on Breathable Cover - Type 2, 50>79
Part Number: 211-871-071
Suitable for all models of Type 2 with most roof options, standard or lowered suspension or with rear cycle carrier or front mounted spare wheel. Constructed from heavy duty 4-ply non-woven polypropylene. Fabric is UV stable, breathable and highly water-resistant, giving excellent protection from the elements Comes with elasticated hem for a tailored fit, nylon straps secure the cover firmly in place and zip opening makes fitting easy and gives driver's door access. Supplied with storage bag and fitting & care instructions.
£100.00 Each (inc VAT)
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more details on Rear light hole repair, with reverse light, left - Type 2, 63>71
Part Number: 211-813-355/E/R

Repair panel for the rear light aperture with hole for reverse light. Fits the left side of splitscreen busses from 1963 to 1967 and bay window busses from 1968 to 1971.

£15.00 Each (inc VAT)
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more details on Sill repair, right, long, 350mm high - Type 2, >67
Part Number: 214-809-102/XB

Long sill between the rear wheel arch and cab door opening on the right side of splitscreen busses (usually right hand drive vehicles) up to 1967. 350mm high, comes to approximately the height of the first horizontal rib on the inside of the side panel.

£43.50 Each (inc VAT)
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more details on Throttle kit, LHD - Type 2, 59>67
Part Number: BB-014
This kit made by Buttys bits in the UK is a great upgrade to any left hand drive splitscreen bus from 1959 to 1967. The kit is a bolt on upgrade/replacement of the original accelerator linkage and gives a much smoother feeling to the accelerator pedal.

Please note: Do not clamp your accelerator cable. Tighten then undo half a turn as the cable end needs to rotate freely.
£51.60 Per Kit (inc VAT)
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more details on Westfalia Sub Hatch Hinge Pair, Square Post, - Type 2, >60
Part Number: 231-098-979/A
Early westfalia sub hatch hinge (Top hinge bolts) - Square with large washers.

Machined in house.
£100.00 Pair (inc VAT)
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more details on Rear corner gutter repair, left or right - Type 2, >67
Part Number: 211-817-567
Gutter repair section for the rear corner on splitscreen busses up to 1967. Suitable for the left and right side.
£21.65 Each (inc VAT)
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more details on Accelerator cable, universal - all aircooled
Part Number: 111-721-555/U
4572mm universal use accelerator cable. This clever over long accelerator cable with two different types of front fixing ends is the perfect item to carry as a breakdown spare for when the accelerator cable goes and leaves you stranded at the side of the road. Just cut off the unneeded end , feed through, and trim to length. 
Perfect to sort out you or your friends, or for when you feel that good Samaritan moment coming on for your fellow stranded dubbers. Also useful when fitting non standard carb/engine set ups.
£9.50 Each (inc VAT)
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more details on Thrust washer, front outer wheel bearing - Various aircooled
Part Number: 111-405-661

38 x 20mm thrust washer for front outer wheel bearing.

£2.50 Each (inc VAT)
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more details on Engine bay seal retaining strip, 940mm - most aircooled
Part Number: 111-813-155
940 mm section of rubber seal retaining strip for all beetle engine bays up to 1974, Splitscreen bus engine bays up to 1967 and most other aircooled vw's.
£8.50 Each (inc VAT)
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more details on Single cab drop gate hinge panel, right - Type 2, 52>67
Part Number: 261-801-870
Single cab drop gate hinge panel for 1952>1967.

Includes captive plates for the treasure chest door and drop gate.

Can be modified to fit double cabs and baywindow models by shortening or lengthening. 
£185.00  (inc VAT)
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more details on Side window panel inner, right, two window - Type 2, 55>67
Part Number: 241-809-176/A/H
Short side window repair panel for the right side of splitscreen vans, normally left hand drive vehicles. This panel is for the two windows behind the cargo door, perfect for replacing rusted out inner window frames or adding windows into your panel van.
£95.00  (inc VAT)
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Thanks for visiting Auto Craft Engineering.

As well as our own range of UK manufactured panels and accessories, we're now stocking an increasing range of high quality spares and accessories sourced from our trading partners worldwide.  If we find parts that we'd be happy to put on our own vehicles, then we'll stock them here, and new products are being added every day. 

If you're looking for something specific, but you can't see it please contact us, and if we don't already have it, there's every chance we can get it for you.

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