Volkswagen Super Beetle Questions Maintenance & Repair

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1974superbeetle
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My Car Won't Start

I'm trying to troubleshoot and get it started rather quickly. It will turn over just never catch so it's not the starter itself I don't think. Could it be anything other than spark plugs or no ga...

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1974superbeetle
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Why Is My Air Filter Soaked In Oil

I have a 1974 super beetle with a recently rebuilt 1641 dual port single carb engine and I was adjusting the air filter today and noticed it was soaked in oil.

16 views with 3 answers (last answer 3 weeks ago)
Edner
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Is The Front Windshield The Same Size For A 71 Super Beetle Convertible As ...

I need to replace the windshield seal for my 71 convertible and only able to locate a seal for a 71 sedan. Does anyone know if they are the same measurements?

17 views with 2 answers (last answer about a month ago)
babett
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Fuel Filter

I have a 1972 Super Beetle and I had the Engine re-built, but when they put it back together, they didn't put the fuel filter back on. Does it have to have it ?

25 views with 1 answer (last answer about a month ago)
amarioone53
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1972 Super Beetle Turns Over But Will Not Start

I HAVE A 1972 SUPER BEETLE, IT WAS RUNNING LIKE A CHAMP. NOW IT TURNS OVER BUT WILL NOT START. I INSTALLED A NEW FUEL PUMP, NEW CARB. NEW PLUG WIRES, NEW POINTS , NEW CONDENSOR, NEW ROTOR, NEW COIL....

48 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
kendrickallan
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My Alternator Isnt Charging

1974 vw super beetle, brand new alternator, brand new battery, and the alternator isnt putting out it reads 11.6 volts (same as the battery is reading) right now im basically just charging my batte...

50 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
lindkev
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Brake Lights Stay On

Brake lights stay on But now the peddle comes back up. this car sat up for over a year

28 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 months ago)
lindkev
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1979 Vw Super Beetle, Brake Pedal Problems, The Brake Peddle Will Not Retra...

The brake peddle will not retract after being pushed down

38 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 months ago)
Chuckylove
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Where Is The Inertia Switch Located In A 1977 Super Beetle Convertible 1600...

Jumpered the fuel pump and it works fine. No power to pump with ignition on. Checked fuses and all are okay. Where is inertia switch and can it be reset on this model?

39 views with 3 answers (last answer 4 months ago)
explorerld
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My Car Doesnt Want To Shift When It Warms Up?

I have 71 super beetle auto stick.when it warms up it doesnt want to shift in any gear

40 views with 2 answers (last answer 5 months ago)
71vw
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I Have A 1971 Vw Super Beetle With The Pull Cable To Open The Fuel Door. Th...

The pull handle broke away with a 2" metal pin. Inside the hole I can see the end of the cable. There's a rubber grommet or piece on it.

93 views with 3 answers (last answer 6 months ago)
Kourtney0326
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My 1972 Super Beetle Is Having A Problem Starting

I have a 1972 Super Beetle and recently she has been having some issues starting. I just had the exhaust replaced and the car checked out and they said everything seemed fine. At first when i tried ...

231 views with 1 answer (last answer 7 months ago)
Curvy
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Help!! My 1979 Super Beetle Will Suddenly Stop Running While I Am Driving D...

I can drive 20+ miles or barely 1/4 mile sometimes and my car will just stop running. It doesn't sputter like it runs out of fuel, it just dies. The three red lights are all lit up, but the radio lo...

184 views with 4 answers (last answer 3 months ago)
mrockwood
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1971 Super Beetle - Won't Start

The ignition key was very hard to turn so I sprayed wd40 in and around the key slot, now the key turns on easy and the little lights go on but it won't start nothing happens.

145 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 months ago)
Thomas Dean
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1974 Vw Beetle

I was riding along and car just quit running. It turns over, but will not restart. It has plenty of fuel. What could be the problem?

74 views with 1 answer (last answer 8 months ago)
ausyndar
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How Does The Superbeetle React If A Plug Is Fouled

car has no pep in 2nd gear and two cylinders feel warm and 2 are cold are my plugs fouled

38 views with 2 answers (last answer 9 months ago)
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