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I have a 1999 f250 7.3 diesel with cold stert problems but I put little starting fluid and then starts right up I need an anser please thanks,

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    Fernand Luc Bergeron Jan 03, 2011

    have you checked the glow plugs ?

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Are you letting the glow plugs warm up all the way before you are starting it? If not there is your issue. Also may be due for a fuel filter. When it gets cold diesel gas thickens up and if your filter is bad it could be restricting your fuel flow.

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