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Old 01-13-2003, 11:37 AM
joe p joe p is offline
it leaks, its german
Join Date: Mar 2002
Location: raleigh nc
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I've seen more than 1 set of plugs destroyed due to over torquing them into the head. The only accurate test for glow plugs is a amperage draw test which requires a amp meter capable of handling 30amps.

The plugs should start cold around 21 amps and fall to 15-12 in 15 to 20 seconds.

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