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I have got nissan almera 2.2 turbo diesel. about one week ago in the morning my car wouldn't start. after few attempts it will start. i have also changed the glow plugs, but today again it starts off fine but cuts off after 5secs. so i tired the samething after few attemps it started fine. car starts fine once the engine is warm. can anyone please help me thanks

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    Have a 98 gmc 6 5l turbo diesel that jus won't start but had it running last week jus fine what could it be glow plugs are new same with the batteries

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That sounds like either immobilizer prob or dirt in the filter inside your tank

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