hi could you help me please i have a 1972 beetle and it says on the bootlid that its a 1300,then i put the reg number HGH 578K in ebay and it says i have a 1649 engine,engine number is AS345144.any help would be grateful my email is onehunglow@fsmail.net thanks dave

Asked by Apr 03, 2007 at 02:16 PM about the 1972 Volkswagen Beetle

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Hi Beetleman! The standard engine on that model year was the 1600, (your 1649) so it's most likely that's the engine in there, producing a whopping 60 hp by the way! Hope that helps...Good luck!

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