i was driving my 73 super beetle down the road and the belt broke, i didnt know the had broke and latter on i noticed it was overheating. i pulled off and was looking at it and noticed the spark plug had been blown out. what is the best way to fix that???

Asked by Aug 31, 2012 at 10:11 PM about the 1973 Volkswagen Super Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

3 Answers

605

If it over heated and blowed a plug out probally need to take it to a mechanic and have repaired.

i was talking with some friends and they said something about a helicoil? would that hold up tho

3,015

Go to a shop, there is a kit that you can repair that is like a little tube with Thread in the inside and outside to fix the problem with the tools included. Search in pep boys or someplace like it

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