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Crank No Start

Have a 72 Superbeetle that cranks but won't start. It starts under the power of starting fluid but will not run with the air cleaner on, but will idle if I leave my hand over the top of the carb sl...

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Smoking Alternator.

I have a 1972 vw super beetle, the fuel pump went out so I installed a new electric one. I drove it around for 10-15 min and when I got home my alternator was smoking, I disconnected the alternato...

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I Have A 1976 Fuel Injected Super Beetle Very Unreliable Starting Should I ...

Car runs great once it starts if you start every day it will usually start very unreliable starting if you Ƨrank to long on it she will back fire

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1972 Vw Super Beetle Wont Start

Driving on freeway, it made a rattling noise so I pulled over and turned it off, but it wouldn't start again

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74 Super Beetle

I bought this car a couple weeks ago and the electric fuel pump was already installed but it is right by the gas tank what is throwing me for a loop is that it is an electric fuel pump and there i...

9 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 months ago)

74 Vw Super Beetle

Do I need a fuel regulator on a Electric feel pump. When I'm driving down the road it tries to flood out I think

19 views with 3 answers (last answer 3 months ago)

75 Oil Water Mixed On Sitting Car

Have 75 conv super beetle. Thats been sitting for months due to bad struts and bad conv top that havent replaced yet.. When went to start car checked oil. Water ,i think started spewing from dips...

13 views with 3 answers (last answer 4 months ago)

I Recently Purchased A 1973 Super Beetle With A 1600 Cc Engine. Compressio...

I recently bought a 73 Super Beetle. After my mechanic did a thorough tune up and did a compression test the car runs fine. But after doing 2 averages on fuel vs.mileage I'm only getting 15 miles pe...

20 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)

Fuel System

what is the function of the fuel regulator

8 views with 1 answer (last answer 5 months ago)

I Just Bought A 1971 Super Beetle, I Drove It Home And Now I Cannot Get It ...

26 views with 2 answers (last answer 5 months ago)

69vw Bettle

I get the bug to fire but not start I've put new coil. Points wires charged batterywhat is my problem

5 views with 1 answer (last answer 5 months ago)

I Just Bought A 79 Super Beetle Convt And While Driving It Home I Noticed T...

30 views with 1 answer (last answer 6 months ago)

I Have A 72 Super Beetle That Seems To Have Random Wires That Do Not Connec...

unknown switch and its purpose

14 views with 2 answers (last answer 8 months ago)

Bought A 72 Super Beetle,looks Great ,low Miles But No Key.how Can I Get On...

22 views with 1 answer (last answer 9 months ago)

Tire Rubbing In Fender

My driver side tire sticks out further than the passenger side and it rubs on the fender shaving off the rubber on the tire. Any suggestions on how to fix this? Thank you

32 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)

Wiper Motor Runs After The Switch Is Off

I turn Off The Switch And The Wipers Continue Running

38 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)

Not Starting And Randomly Died When I Quickly Stepped On The Gas

First off, I have a 1973 Volkswagen super beetle. I was driving a couple weeks ago and all was good, I stepped on the gas to pass someone and my car puttered out out of no where. I had a guy come b...

58 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)

Sulphur Smell In A 1974 Super Beetle

My sons's super smells like Sulphur, I suspect an over volting problem, but don't know how to fix it. Bear

27 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)

Brake Lights On 1971 Superbeetle Aren't Working

The driver's side brake light was working, so I took apart the other one to change the bulb, but couldn't fix it because I got the wrong bulb. Now the driver's side brake light isn't working either, b...

78 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)
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