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Old 09-15-2000, 02:06 AM
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Yes Robert, it is true that diesels will run without electrical power. The diesel fuel combusts through high compression, whereas gasoline combusts through a combination of lower compression and spark. You will need electrical power to power the glow plugs when starting though.

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