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post #1 of 4 Old 12-20-2009, 06:57 PM Thread Starter
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glow plug control module

Hi Memebers:

I was reading about faulty glow plug relays making cold starts very hard & members replacing the OEM with a stancor relay. Anyways, I have a Calif. model Excursion which has a glow plug control module instead of a GPR.
My ? is, can a glow plug control module go bad exhibiting the same hard cold start symptoms of a bad GPR???
Do these glow plug control moduels go bad after time as the GPR's?

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I would assume they do.



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Sure they go bad and will cause hard starts when cold. The problem is they cost a heck of a lot more than a GPR!!! IIRC the last one we priced was $300 or so.

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Yes, they are more pricey than a GPR
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