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remote starters that arent designed for diesels.

i bought a bulldog rs7000 remote starter which is made for a gas engine.will this work for my truck?i live in florida so glow plugs arent a factor all that much.i just want to know if it will work.i just want to make sure nothing wil go wrong and blow up my engine or nothing.

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anybody think it will work?i think the only diff is the delay for the glow plugs. let me know

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I just searched thier site and see no listing for that model. U should use one that is meant for a Diesel. Even though you live in a warm area you still need to wait a few seconds for the glow plugs to kick in. You just creating extra wear and tear on things
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Call the company, there may be extras you can add to the starter. Usually the starters are universal, and have different features depending on the model.

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