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Old 09-18-1999, 03:31 PM
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The glow plug light on my 350 SDL doesn't come when keyed but stays on for about 60 seconds after starting. Does this mean one of the glow plugs is faulty?

Old 09-18-1999, 06:48 PM
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The pre-glow relay has diagnostic ability & when the light comes on after starting then at least one glow plug is bad!
Old 09-18-1999, 07:07 PM
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ALWAYS replace all the glow plugs even if only one is at fault. Just a word of advice.

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Old 09-19-1999, 07:28 AM
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Thanks, Aaron answered my next question in advance also.

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