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post #1 of 3 Old 11-01-2008, 06:32 AM Thread Starter
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Glow plug

I am trying to test my glow plugs with an ohm meter. But I am not getting a reading on any of them. I dont know if I am doing something wrong or not. I am testing the outside pins on each connector, and grounding the other probe.
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mine does the same thing, hopefully we can both get someone to answer this. I really would like to clear my DTC once and for all.

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According to alldata you are supposed to stick the black lead on the negative battery post and the red inline with the glowplug wire your testing you should get 0.1 to 0.6 Ohm is in specs and thats with all connections still together

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