How to Repair Sprinter Glow Plugs?

Answer A Mercedes Benz Sprinter glow plug repair is a tricky endeavor but a necessary one particularly for owners in cold climates who want quick startups. The glow plugs are the diesel engine's equivalen... Read More »

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How to Repair Glow Plugs?

On diesel compression-ignition vehicles, spark plugs are replaced with glow plugs. These devices glow red-hot for a pre-determined amount of time, delivering the required amount of heat to the eng... Read More »

What Are Glow Plugs?

The construction of an engine varies depending on what kind of fuel is going to be used. This means that engines using different fuels vary widely in the parts they use, even if the construction pr... Read More »

How to Fix Glow Plugs?

Glow plugs are the diesel equivalent to spark plugs for gas-powered engines. Unlike spark plugs, glow plugs do not generate an electrical spark. Instead, they heat up slowly until they glow, hence ... Read More »

How to Tell When Glow Plugs Are Going Bad?

In a diesel engine, glow plugs function similarly to spark plugs. While spark plugs create a spark, a glow plug heats up. The heat causes the plugs to glow, and that is where they get the name glow... Read More »