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post #1 of 3 Old 01-12-2008, 09:39 PM Thread Starter
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Starts but doesnt sound right

I have a 95 7.3 and it starts up but it sounds off. Doesnt seem like it has all the cylinders working and it doesnt idle up. I have checked the glow plugs and they are working fine. This only happens when it hasnt been started in awhile, like 8 or 9 hours. Once it has been started and ran for a bit then shut off, then restarted again it starts and sound fine. Got any ideas of what's going on?
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Sounds like oil drain back in the HPOP oil system.

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how do i check to see if this is happening?
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