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Ford F250 diesel will not start

It has been sitting untouched for seven years. Replaced seven glow plugs but 1 the other one would not come out. When I try to start it, the truck sounds as if it will start, but it never turns over. What should I do?

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If you are sure that it is getting fuel,,,try taking a hair dryer, turn it onto high heat setting and just prior to cranking the motor and during(will take two people) force the hot air into your Air cleaner intake.
Usually getting the motor good and warm with any means you can think of will solve the starting problem.
But since it has been sitting for several years,this may be just the beginning of your adventures.

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