I've got a 1972 Beetle, I bought a 350ml carb cleaner spray but I'm absolutely clueless how to go about using it... Help would be very much appreciated


Asked by Sep 11, 2013 at 05:37 PM about the 1972 Volkswagen Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The name/brand of the cleaner is
HAWK Carb Cleaner

1 Answer

Wanda Ramsey

If it is still on the motor,remove breather spray at fast idle inside bowl then the outside.If that doesn't work get a kit disassemble clean and reassemble

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