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post #1 of 73 Old 11-22-2010, 07:23 PM Thread Starter
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Glow plugs

Im Having starting trouble in cold weather ! love colorado lol Just did starter relay gpr Batteries and alternator the glow plugs are casuing my cold morning iussues right? I have to plug it in for atleast an hour and a half! b for work! to get a hard start! wats teh deal?
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sounds like GP's to me, and welcome! also I read your problem thread, I would also check your fuel filter, did you fix your air box yet? dont want to get a dusted motor. all the help you need if you want to drive down here lol, hell if you want we could do your GP's too on friday if you want

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u sound liek u know your stuff i dotn have the money now fotr my glow plugs...im told 400 to 600 hundred to replace and my air box hmm? waht should i get
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a DIY. like this.

as for the GP's a CSP guy just got them, the gasket and harness for 300, I am helping/doing the install so you cant beat my price.....of beer. and alot of what I know about our truck came from the org, and worken on my own stuff in the past.

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more info then you wanted about GP's Troubleshooting GPR & GP's

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dude you seem to know your stuff.. is that a cold air intake?
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kinda a "cold" air, not truly cold but for the price od about $100 vs like 300ish fer another true cold air, I will take it.

and dont go spreadin those lies I have a reputation here lol.

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Turned our we didn't even need the gaskets as mine were in good shape so depending on where you go approx ~$13 x8 for the glowplugs and a bunch of time. I got mine at napa and went with the Bosch ones. Heard bad things about their cheaper ones can't remember the name but they were like $9 each.


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so how hard is it to repalce my fule filter... What do i need to do to replace it hwo do i replace it?
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whear would i get an after market repalce for my current stock air box
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