Vehicle: 1973 Volkswagen 181 Thing
Purchase Price: £5,104
Final Cost After Restoration: £8,240
Final Selling Price: £10,352
Original air date: 4 May 2015
Work Completed: Refurbished side windows and seats. Replaced the spark plugs and leads, electronic ignition installed, heater thermostatic switch and fuel dampener, and exhaust system. Front drum brakes replaced with disc brakes. Bumpers cleaned of unsightly holes before being powder coated to black.