[T3] radio

Dennis Stiefel dad23boys at live.com
Sun Dec 29 20:37:16 PST 2019

My '69 Square also did NOT come with a radio from the factory when we
> bought it new in 1969.
> But during our first service appointment for an oil change, valve
> adjustment, etc. I had them install two options.
> 1.)  A Sapphire (#?) AM radio. At that time, we didn't have enough money
> for a Blaupunkt model. And
> 2.)  A Walnut Shift Knob with a colored, metal disc on top, that had the
> shift pattern embossed into it.
> Prior to the '69 VW we had two, "three-on-the tree" cars.
> But my wife had a bit of a problem with the 4-speed manual tranny on the
> '69.  It had the standard shift lever with "push down/move left and back"
> shift pattern" for reverse.
> -- 
> Gary "Frito" - '69 Squareback, FI, MT, One-owner
> Rockport, TX (winter)
> Lake Geneva, WI (summer)
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I thought the dealer installed all the radios on them because none of them came from the factory with a radio. 
Dennis Stiefel 
Rainsville AL

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