Power issue when I turn the key to start

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Asked by Jul 16, 2017 at 08:09 PM about the 1973 Volkswagen Super Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 73 Super Beetle has been running
fine minus some carb issues. Yesterday
I tried to startvit and have no power
when I turn the ignition on. Dead in the
water. All fuses are good also. Thanks
for any help

3 Answers

Does anyone know what my issue could be i have a 98 silverado with a 4.3 vortec my converter was pluged badly i had it cut out new exhaust put on with no converter put new plugs cap and rotor still runs rough and no power taking off sputters really bad i have too give it gas too keep up too speed on the road im confued help

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Have you tried checking the coil out ? its likely the coil has gone bad in the car which would cause no starting either that or the battery is toast.

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Thanks. I'll try that

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