Why will it fire but quit?


Asked by Sep 17, 2016 at 07:58 PM about the 1974 Volkswagen Super Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Ignition - Will fire but then qut... won't run. The new coil is getting fire but no
high voltage out.

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