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 »

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 Install Glow Plugs?

Installing glow plugs on a diesel engine is a quick maintenance project that can be done with just a few tools. Glow plugs are to diesel engines what spark plugs are to gasoline engines. The primar... Read More »

How to Remove Glow Plugs?

Glow plugs are what diesel engines use to ignite fuel in the engine. Rather than use spark plugs, a diesel-fueled engine relies entirely on compression of the air/fuel mix for combustion. However, ... Read More »