1979 volkswagon convertible stored for the winter fuel injected, start up running on two cylinders. put fuel injector cleaner in the gas no difference


Asked by Sep 25, 2013 at 12:51 PM about the 1979 Volkswagen Super Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1979 volkswagon after storage running on two cylinders rough. ran well before storage. what would you look for. hard to find a mechanic that would work on it.

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Tom Demyan

Add some drygas too. Check your ignition components for condensation or corrosion.


Check the engine compression, you may have a stuck valve from setting too long, and look at the plugs while they are out, you might just replace them at that time.

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