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Old 01-30-2000, 09:48 PM
Benzmac Benzmac is offline
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The time that it takes you to open the hood allows the engine to recover from the first couple of starting attempts...If you will glow the plugs 2-3 times for the full duration, it should start...I would also install a block heater. They make a WORLD of difference on the diesels.

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