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Cold starting a diesel

My 1992 corolla diesel will not start on a cold morning. I have replaced the battery, as told the old one was tired. The starter motor seems to turn ok and have had the glow plugs tested and have been told they are fine. When the car or weather is warm it starts fine.Can someone suggest anything else it could be or please tell me how I can test the glow plugs myself, just to reconfirm they are ok.
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You can get the error codes from the ecu. Many auto parts stores will loan a meter to do it.
Also test the glow plugs using the vehicles system. Do them individually.

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