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nick stock

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Have had my 320 cdi checked over, by a certified mechanic, he says that star says that all my glo plugs have stopped working can this be possible? car starts after about 3 mins if the weather is warm or five mins if cold and wet.
 

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yes, cranking for 3 minutes is a LONG time. Does it start with clouds of white smoke?
 

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Then likely glow plugs
 
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What all of them?
 

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wow ! you seriously sit and crank your car for that long ? im astounded the starter motor hasn't failed before now
 

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wow ! you seriously sit and crank your car for that long ? im astounded the starter motor hasn't failed before now

Can't be long away! You could probably cook an egg on it after 3 minutes
 


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