How to Clean Diesel Glow Plugs?

Answer Diesel engines naturally run a little dirtier than standard gasoline engines. Diesel fuel is less refined than gasoline. This can produce impurities in the fuel. If there is an oil leak in the engi... Read More »

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How to Know When Glow Plugs on a Diesel Are Bad?

Gasoline-powered engines need a spark to ignite the fuel to cause combustion, thus moving the pistons and getting the engine running. Diesel engines, however, rely on compression to start the engin... Read More »

How to Test Diesel Glow Plugs?

Diesel glow plugs heat up the diesel fuel in an internal combustion engine so that the engine will run properly. When the glow plugs are not functioning properly, you can replace them, but you shou... Read More »

How to Replace 7.3 Diesel Glow Plugs?

In the Ford 7.3 diesel engine, there are two main differences compared to a gasoline engine. The first main difference is that the engine uses diesel fuel; the second main difference is that it use... Read More »

How to Wire Diesel Glow Plugs?

Diesel engines often have a hard time starting in colder weather. To combat this, the fuel is warmed up slightly so that the engine can start smoothly. The glow plugs complete this task. If your gl... Read More »