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What is the problem ? I have a 1993 ford f 250 7.3 liter diesel. New Glow Plugs. Glow plug light comes on and goes out very quick , engine cranks excessively , before starting


I think you nailed it with the amount of time you glow plug light. It should stay on until you engage or it should be timed to stay on longer.

Feb 25, 2015 | 1993 Ford F250

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Why does my 2004 (Land cruiser) PRADO 3000 Turbo Diesel 5sp- have issues starting when it's cold? It turns over and over does nothing, then when it starts, I get a big plume of smoke, then it idles rough...


glow plugs are activated if look on the dash when you turn the ignition just before cranking and you should see a light that stays on for several seconds then goes out and then you should crank the engine ! sometimes when its really cold or the glow plugs are worn try turning the ignition on and off each time light goes out 2 or 3 times to get more heat on the plugs then start ! if this doesnt work then glow plus and system needs checking !

Sep 02, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

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Code po670 what does it mean


- P0670 states there is a problem with the glow plug control module or glow plug(s)
- P0670 Glow Plug Mod Control Circuit
- Standard DTCs (ISO 15031-6/SAE J2012): Glow Plug Control Module Control Circuit/Open

Read more: http://mbworld.org/forums/diesel-forum/485795-2008-gl320-cdi-cel-p0670.html#ixzz33DhzVypf

May 30, 2014 | 2008 Mercedes-Benz Mercedes Benz Ml Class

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Why does my rodeo diesel 2.8l 99 model when cold starts at accessories point & glow plug light stays on longer?


sounds as though the cylinder,s etc are a bit clogged up, try some diesel fuel addative,as with all diesel engines if they do not get long and regular journeys the glow plugs,injectors etc get clogged ,as the engine does not get hot enough to burn these deposits off on short stop start types of journey's . you are possibly looking at replacing the glow plugs but give the addative a try and if possible take for a long drive 2-3 hours at steady highish speed , ok to repeat the addative and long drive once more ,if no improvement will need to go into the repair shop to have the glow plugs seen to at the very least , good luck

May 12, 2014 | 1999 Isuzu Rodeo

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Glow plug light only stays on for a short time and hard to start in mornings 1996 toyota land cruiser prada


what country.? makers do use diffr. engines in diffr. countries.
what engine,(that be first on the list, to start)?
70 or 80 series LC>? just a hint.
the wiki list:
Diesel:
2.4 L 2L diesel I4
3.4 L PZ diesel I5
4.0 L 2H diesel I6
4.2 L 1HZ diesel I6
Turbodiesel:
2.4 L 2L-T turbodiesel I4
2.5 L VM HR588 TD I5 (Italy)[15]
3.0 L 1KZ-T turbodiesel I4
3.4 L 13B-T turbodiesel I4
4.2 L 1HD turbodiesel I6
4.5 L 1VD turbodiesel V8

which one.?
then learn the injector and glow plug controls. (books)

the "basics of Diesel)

1 bad glow plugs? (lots of ways)(or power or controls)
2 weak compression (a cold engine need max here)
3 or bad fuel injection. (or no air supply, clogge air filter, or?)

to solve problems you can do simple tests.
it's all in the manuals.
if you learn what engine you have, you can get all that facts
you need by googling just that.
who knows, it might save you $15 buying a book.

Oct 16, 2013 | 1999 Toyota Land Cruiser

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Mercedes class 200 cdi. when i start the car the glow plug lights stays on for couple of mins then goes of?????


This is normal, the glow plugs are building heat in the cylinders to help ignite the diesel. They should cycle off and on until the engine warms up.

Aug 27, 2011 | Mercedes-Benz C-Class Cars & Trucks

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1998 2500 4x4 diesel no start possible glow plugs


sounds like glow plugs how long does the wait to stsrt light stay on . it should stay on for at lest 30sec. the relay is controled by the coolant temp sensor.

Feb 13, 2009 | 1997 Chevrolet C/K 2500

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Golf 1.9 tdi match


they are giving you bad advice... that light is basically normal ... your glow plug light... if the motor starts ok ... it's nothing to worry about .... unless i've missed something and you are saying the light stays on... basically with a diesel you turn the key on... wait for the glow plug light to go out ... then start it.

Robert

Jan 24, 2009 | 2003 Volkswagen Golf

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