Sign of Weak Glow Plugs?

Answer Glow plugs refer to heating devices installed in diesel engine prechambers, which aid in the startup of diesel engines. Glow plugs can weaken, or generate reduced heat over time. A user can check f... Read More »

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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 »

Troubleshooting Glow Plugs?

Glow plugs are generally used in diesel vehicles instead of spark plugs in order to start the compression process that diesel vehicles use to start the engine. It is vital that the glow plugs are i... Read More »

How to Replace 7.3 Glow Plugs?

You are ready for work and head out to your Ford diesel 7.3 liter truck. You put the key in the ignition and nothing. Anxiety builds up as you realize that your truck is not going to start. If your... Read More »

How to Change Glow Plugs in a '97 F-350?

The 1997 Ford F-350 is equipped with glow plugs. The glow plug's primary job is to preheat the engine and allow the components to warm up, making it easier for the motor to start. Throughout the li... Read More »