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1996 Jeep Cherokee. Bad starting from cold

I've had a completely new fuel filter, new battery and a set of new glow plugs replaced and still the problem is there. The problem is when I start from cold it takes along time to catch and fire, however, once engine is warm the starting is ok. Can anyone please help me or give me some advice. Thanks again John

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Could be your relay cost about 12 quid

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Why Don't you take it to a garage, you tight fisted old fart.

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