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Old 02-24-2009, 07:36 AM
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Please help with cold start!!!

i have a 1995 fsuperduty with the 7.3 int in it and on really cold heck even cold days it wont start unless i shoot it with starting fluid. i plug up the block heater and i let the glow plugs warm up a few times and it still wont without starting fluid what could be causing this?
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Old 02-27-2009, 03:19 PM
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i have a 1995 fsuperduty with the 7.3 int in it and on really cold heck even cold days it wont start unless i shoot it with starting fluid. i plug up the block heater and i let the glow plugs warm up a few times and it still wont without starting fluid what could be causing this?
Sounding like your GPR & GPs are toast. How does it run after you get it started? Does it run rough or stall @ all?
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no it runs fine its just it dont want to start on its own when its cold
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no it runs fine its just it dont want to start on its own when its cold
It's your GPR or GPs for sure then. Have you tried plugging it in lately?
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