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I have a 73 vw engine and it will not idle. It starts fine

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i have a 73 vw engine and it will not idle. It starts fine but let off the gas and it dies.
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Hello, Jason here to help.
Does this beetle have a single center mounted carburetor? Is it a solex 30 or a 34? This will be on the side near the coil.
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