The Bay Area’s VW Bus & Vanagon Repair Experts
Looking for a mechanic who works on VW air-cooled engines or knows the waterboxer inside and out? Here at Buslab, we specialize in the weird stuff that only happens with old VWs. We can fix anything on your classic Volkswagen at our Berkeley shop, including these common repairs:
Oil changes and tune-ups
Pre-purchase and travel inspections
Repairs & upgrades to the VW camper equipment
Emissions and engine running problems
Learn more about repairs for your VW Bus, Vanagon, or other air-cooled Volkswagen.
Vanagon Subaru Conversions Are Our Specialty
We didn’t invent the Subaru conversion, but we’re on a mission to perfect it. There are a lot of Vanagons driving around with Subaru engines, many with tens of thousands of trouble-free miles. We’ve done over two hundred Subaru conversions, and we know how to do the process as cleanly and efficiently as possible. Learn more about Vanagon Subaru Conversions.
The advantages are numerous, from improved performance and reliability and less frequent maintenance, to more accessible and affordable parts, and improved gas mileage.
VW Vanagon & Bus Care & Maintenance
Making sure your VW van receives the correct care and preventative maintenance is the best way to help keep it running smoothly. We perform regularly scheduled maintenance, and we can advise you on any unique issues your VW is having. Get our best tips for taking care of your VW Bus or Vanagon.
VW Air Cooled Engine Service & Repair Appointments
We know from experience that each VW van needs unique and special care. Please call or write us to make an appointment so we can discuss your issue. That way, we’ll be able to set aside time to get yours fixed right. Read more about our appointments, or call us now in Berkeley at 510-658-6400.
We’re open for repairs Monday – Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.