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Fuel system for 79 bug leaks, around the center of the

Customer Question

fuel system for 79 bug leaks, around the center of the undercarraige
JA: Just to clarify, can you actually see the leak?
Customer: yes a small puddle of fuel, appears to be coming from a dome shaped item
JA: What is the model of your '79 VW?
Customer: a bug convertable
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: haven't tried yet
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: not that i know of
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  Martin replied 2 months ago.

Hello, Welcome to Just Answer.

The fuel pipe is inside the floorpan in the tunnel. Perhaps the fuel pipe is rusted through and therefore leaking fuel.

It's the only way fuel can leak from the center of the floorpan.

Greetings,

Martin.

Expert:  Martin replied 2 months ago.

Hi,

Have you found the fault?

Greetings,

Martin

Expert:  Martin replied 2 months ago.

Hi,

Have you had time to work on the problem?

If you are happy with the answer I gave you please rate my service as that is the only why I get payment. Thank you in advance.

Greetings,

Martin.