I need to check the fuel filter in my 73 VW Super Beetle. The Haynes book show cup sized domed lid where a filter is. It says to remove screw on top and lift filter out.....problem is....no screw on top....how do I get in to the filter

Asked by Aug 18, 2012 at 11:00 PM about the 1973 Volkswagen Super Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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The description sounds like the fuel pump (not filter). If you don't have an inline filter between the fuel pump and carburetor, check for one just below the fuel tank.

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