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Hard to start if not plugged in for hours

I have a 99 F-250 7.3 powerstoke and if I do not plug it in for hours before I start it I have to crank and crank and crank before it will start. I have even let the glow plugs warm till the light on the dash goes out 3 or 4 times to make sure the plugs are heated up before trying to start it also. That still does nothing. Once it is started it will blow white smoke and then it will run find. Is there something I can do to fix this problem?

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Sounds like your glow plugs are bad. Have them checked.

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