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Yellow glow light on dash

Bought a golf 1.9 tdi. When i switch the ignition on the light comes on put does not go off until i start the engine. Is the ok, or should the light go off before i start the engine.

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  • sharma73 Jan 24, 2009

    yes it is a diesel engine

  • sharma73 Jan 24, 2009

    do you know how much this glow plug will cost

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    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    is that a diesel engine ?



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Don't replace them unless you are having a problem with the motor... why waste money ?


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Is this the glow plug light? maybe they might need changed for a new set, i know that on diesels they normally go off after 10-15 seconds dependant on temperature.

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  • Martin curl Jan 24, 2009

    if you go onto ebay they will cost around £20-30 delivered for the 4 of them, they are easyish to change, or if you have a local motor factors try them, they are usually cheaper, i usually ring round some first.

    Hope this helps martin



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