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1996 fiesta ghia diesal no glow plug light

I hav a fiesta 1996 1.8 diesal ghia when i turn the ignition on no glowplug light comes on and when i turn the indicator to the right theradiator fan works intermittently, so does the glow plug light on the dash theright indicator and headlamp flashes with full beam on the right side however the left hand side is all working perfectly, there is also nopower going to the glow plugs from the battery

any info would be greatly appreciated

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No power to the glow plugs means no power to the light also. You have a bad fuse or connection to the glow plug relay. Fix that and your good to go. Has nothing to do with your indicator lights on either side of dash. Glow Plug power indicator is labeled THAT and only that.

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Hi, if the egnine start alright. then it will be the LED or just a blub need replacing.

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ceck the bolbs it self or the fuses.

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have u checked to see if the bulbs are ok

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yes,have an idea! when the turn signal works on one side or other really fast, you have a blown front or back blown turn signal light bulb.remove the back first,it's usually the one that blows fisrst,but not always! you may have to look or inspect the rear bulb. it will have a blown element in the bulb itself.look at the bulb for a very small wire inside of the bulb,if the metal ring inside the bulbs broken into.it will not work. unfortunatlly, you will have to remove one at a time. i would start at the rear,unless,you've hit something,or been stuck in snow from the front side. if you have been stuck in snow,i would go to the end that's been stuck and start there.other wise just start at the rear and check for a blown signal light bulb.it will be in the yellow portion of the turn light. the bulb that lights up the yellow portion of your tail light turn signal.if it's in the rear,you will need to access the bulb from inside the rear hatch assembly. if in front, you will need to remove the turn signal light. hope i've helped you! thank you for choosing fixya.com

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