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  1. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    I've been rebuilding my engine and I've finally got the engine working again, but the problem I had when I started all this is still there. The car idles fine until it warms up and then it dies. I've tried increasing the fuel, adjusting the bypass but they dont seem to make any difference...
  2. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    Hi All Got a wedding on sat for my mate which iv'e promised my Karmann ghia. Have been following the carb idle adjustment advice on Rob and Dave's vw page www.vw-resource.com/tune-up.html#idle When i go to adjust the bypass screw, the big one on the side i cant get it to register much in the...
  3. Aircooled Mechanical Tech
    My '72 bay today has decided not to tick over, it will start and drive, but as soon as you take the foot of the gas (i.e when idling) the engine dies. At this current moment in time its working (friend changed oil and variuos filters) but I have a long journey home and want to make sure I make...
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