engine swap 1971 to 1979 bus gas? Can it be done? Submitted by an Anonymous Greaser on Fri, 2012-04-20 19:21 Hi I have a 1971 VW gas engine from a bus, will it fit in a 1979 bus? Please help me, I need to know! Thanks frank. Location: coventry, Vt.Contact Info: firstname.lastname@example.org Reply to this post Your name Comment * Location * What code is in the image? * Enter the characters shown in the image.