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Re: golf yellow glow light

Thanks for getting back to me. The problem is that the glow light does not go after 30 secs. Only when i switch the engine on the glow light goes off. is this normal.

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The idea or concept of the glow plug is to heat the fuel long enough to start the motor.... it should stay on long enough for the glow plugs to heat up enough to start the motor then they go off because they have done their job. so the light going out is normal after a few seconds

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