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Sometimes cant idle

Ok my car is a jetta clx 1985 its happened twice in 1 month the car struggles to start and hold the idle even when i pull choke out it even stalled wit choke fully out and couldnt start again pushed the car 10 meters from road then waited 10 min then tried to start like 6 times just wont turn over the i waited for my dad then tried and it started fine we raced home and when we got there the idle was fine i put a cone filter on new oil filters clutch and brakes if any of that helps one more thing this one small pipe its more of a tube from the filter bow to some black tubing has a hole in it. please help me

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I will recomend you to clean the carburetor with carburetor cleaner, just buy some at auto parts remove the hose on top on carburetor and keep the rpm arrownd 2500 and keep ading the cleaner to the inside of carburetor, if you add too much it might backfire just keep you face away from the carburetor good luck and let me know

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