TheSamba :: Beetle - Late Model/Super - 1968-up - View Sep 24, 2014ok so i am new to the VW bug world and i just got a 73 beetle type 1. i am wanting to do the upgrade to a blade type fuse box, but i cannot find 8 and 16 amp blade fuses. am i going to burn stuff up if i go up to 10 and 20 amp fuses or is there something else i must do to do this upgrade. thanks in advance for any help. Classic Update Kit - 1962-74 Volkswagen Beetle We Make NEW compact ATO-Style fuse panel that is designed to be mounted in the same area as the original fuse panel. The fuse panel and wire connections are labeled to identify all circuits by description and their respective fuse ratings.