IDLING

Asked by Feb 01, 2016 at 04:16 PM about the 1998 Volkswagen Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

WON'T STAY ON AFTER START...
CAR SHUTS DOWN, HAVE TO GIVE MORE GAS AND RIDE CLUTCH

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hows the fuel filter...new??

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Like Kelly said it sounds like a fuel issue...Fuel ,Air and Spark...Has to be one of those so.....If not filter or fuel pump........Timing? I've seen old fuel line get flaps on inside which prevented fuel from flowing. Last time I had an issue like yours, it was a fuel pump problem.

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THANX 2 ALL... WENT TO AUTOZONE TO TRY THEIR COMPUTER... NO READING AT ALL.. dud... AT SHOP NOW WAITING FOR THE OUTCOME/DAMAGES!! .... WILL POST THE RESULTS

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Hope it turns out well Carl! Peace!

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