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Old 01-12-2000, 10:42 PM
Benzmac Benzmac is offline
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It sounds as though when it was installed, the person may have overtightened the retaining nut for the electrical cable. This will spin the inner workings and cause the fatigue that broke the plug....Just a thought. No damage done.
The one thing I almost forgot. If the glow plug end was melted, it may need a new pre chamber. I've seen these worn over time.
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