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    ok so recently the spanner light was staying on for 5 mins drive so suspected glow plugs which i changed and cleaned the egr and boost sensor while i was there...all was fine for a day or so now the spanner light seems to stay on for alot longer

    Any ideas ????

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    tbh matey you need the codes reading to be precise, do you get a limp mode when the spanner light is showing?

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    nope no limp mode, im gonna try the pedal test tonight and check vac hoses !! did the pedal test before i changed the plugs etc and no codes were shown but will try and hope for the best

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    Double check the connector to the egr, you never know

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    cheers i was thinking that aswell

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    just checked connectors and hoses, all seems fine will see in the morning if the lights out as its had a long run and the lights out at the moment

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    Can you confirm the spanner light stays on for 5 minutes, whilst driving, then goes out?

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    nope thats what it used to do it now stays on for alot longer maybe 20 - 30 mins

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