Here are some of the places our members find parts (aside from VW shows)
Craigslist – If you know what you need, you might get lucky here.
Viking Auto Parts – A lot of us use Viking Auto Parts n Novato, CA. Brian is knowledgable, trust worthy, and can usually match or beat online prices. The website isn’t great, but the store and service are TOP NOTCH. Viking Foreign Auto Parts has been serving the bay area with great prices and friendly, knowledgeable service since 1977. They specialize in Volkswagon parts & accessories, but are ready, willing and able to serve any of your needs. Give them a call, or come on by their store.
http://www.jbugs.com/ – JBugs have served the VW Parts industry for over 26 years. In addition to selling the finest VW parts available. They have also produced VW Interior and Exterior Restoration videos to help you install your VW parts “just like the pros”.
http://www.aircooled.net/ – Great online service. Highly knowledgeable staff. Experts at helping you design the right engine. Also offers lots of custom services to adjust things the way you need them.
http://scatvw.com/ – 45 years of performance, quality and customer service. SCAT celebrates its 45th year by continuing to lead the way with the best aftermarket performance parts and custom accessories available in the world.
http://www.wolfsburgwest.com/ – Wolfsburg West is your ultimate source for Volkswagen Beetle and Volkswagen Bus restoration parts. With more than a quarter century of high quality service, their comprehensive inventory now exceeds 5000 parts, making them one of the largest “stock” Volkswagen parts dealers in the world.
http://www.busdepot.com/ – BusDepot.com is home to the world’s largest online catalog of replacement parts for Volkswagens. Including thousands of VW Bus, Camper, Vanagon, and Eurovan parts that you cannot find anywhere else – plus parts for every VW car as well. Nearly 200,000 parts, all at up to 70% off, everyday on every part!
http://www.airheadparts.com/ – Thank you for considering Airhead Parts as your source for classic VW restoration parts. We manufacturer parts (now over 800!) for vintage Volkswagen restoration, and carry 1000s more. Airhead Parts also has the world’s largest selection of used, reconditioned, rechromed and rebuilt parts for VW Bug, parts for VW Bus, Parts for VW Karmann Ghia, parts for VW Vanagon, parts for EVERY rear engine air-cooled Volkswagen!