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#1 bbigH

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 12:02 AM

Hi new to this forum,i am a retired mechanic,owner of 52 plate tdci.Just fitted new single mass clutch replacement  1000 miles ago and now have glow plug light coming on and staying on then after 10 minutes driving goes out again Light does not flash on and off though,.No loss of performance or reluctance to start and good fuel readings.anybody got  an  idea what this is.   Harry



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#2 jeebowhite

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 10:02 AM

Hi Harry,

 

Its quite likely that if your running the original glow plugs they are just not as efficient as they should be. It could be a simple case of replacing them should suffice.

 

Have you checked any error codes on your car?



#3 Dan62

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 10:42 AM

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 01:09 PM

mine could do with being replaced as they've been run from new @129k.now thats very good. 

did you fit a new flywheel?



#5 bbigH

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Posted 13 November 2013 - 08:24 AM

yes fitted new single mass flywheel and complete clutch  I bought from an ebay supplier with a good 100% reputation for £190.Its fine and no noticeable noise from box.Can supply traders details if required.Harry




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