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I own a 1998 VW Beetle which has been dying out while

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I own a 1998 VW Beetle which has been dying out while driving. I am struggling to get it started and when it does it dies when accelerated. The coil was changed and still the issue persists. Can you help to diagnose the problem?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  Jerry replied 1 year ago.

Hello and welcome. My name is ***** ***** you for visiting the site, I will be happy to assist you today.

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What is the fuel pressure at?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Do not know, it does not have a gauge for it.
Expert:  Jerry replied 1 year ago.

Correct, you have to tee into the line to see what it's at.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Tee into the line ?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The car dies when started and accelerated, I do not have a way of seeing the or measuring the fuel pressure .
Expert:  Jerry replied 1 year ago.

It would be hard to rule out then. You can normally borrow a gauge set from Autozone and test it.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I do not know how to do it and would rather consult some where else, thanks..
Expert:  Jerry replied 1 year ago.

Your welcome and please come again, anytime, thanks