1958 beetle will run on ether but not on its own fuel

Asked by Guru6HL3Q Mar 22, 2020 at 05:53 PM about the 1958 Volkswagen Beetle

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my bug ran good but just died while driving ? will run on aerosol starter fluid but
not on its own fuel ?

2 Answers


Could be the carburetor, fuel pump or fuel filter or an empty gas tank. Check to see if the carb is getting fuel.


take the line of the card,put a rag around it or into a gar turn it over a few times...any gas...

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