VW Super Beetle 1973 1/2 to 1979 Front Strut Lowering Kits And Control Arm Bushing Kit. Choose between kits with or without springs reuse your old springs or replace them with nice new ones. 1973 1/2 - 1979 lowering kit includes: 2 - adjustable housings, 2 - strut inserts with hardware and 2 - stock springs or kit with 2 - adjustable housings and 2 - strut inserts with hardware. The 1971 - 1973 1/2 housing have a 3 bolt mounting flange at the bottom. The 1973 1/2 - 1979 housing have a 2 bolt mounting bracket on the side. Housing are adjustable 2 to 4 inches. Add the control arm bushing kit too.