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Old 10-26-2010, 06:35 PM
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Well I had a code pop up saying I have a #6 Glow Plug circut failure....what exactly does this mean? Is it something simple I can do myself or does it need taken to the dealer? Sorry this is my first 6.0L and first diesel pickup...thanks.
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Well I had a code pop up saying I have a #6 Glow Plug circut failure....what exactly does this mean? Is it something simple I can do myself or does it need taken to the dealer? Sorry this is my first 6.0L and first diesel pickup...thanks.
no,you can service it yourself,its a deep well 10mm and its right below the aluminum thing,look at the valve cover,right below that its aluminum,right below that you will find a line runnin the lenght of the heads,the glow plugs are plugged ointo this,popp em off and remove glowplug with the 10mm
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Old 10-26-2010, 07:15 PM
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Do i have to pull the valve covers or anything?
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nope....fairly easy to get to. One of the few things on these trucks that actually are!
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thank you guys...sorry for my stupidity but which plug is #6....im assuming its the same location as the #6 injector but what is the sequence for the numbering..i looked online and couldnt find it. thanks again and sorry for my dumb questions
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