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    got a slight misfire in am on 1st startup once warm never does it again,what could this be?

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    What about on warm days?

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    no its fine its had the glow plugs done just before winter tho they wouldnt cause it to miss?

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    Wasnt thinking glow plugs but sure I've read something about voltage drops when cold and effecting the injectors when really cold... Nothing you can do about it tho if I read it right, although I'm also still learning with this engine.

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    arh right it does struggle a little,but better now i done the battery and plugs just before winter.so nothing to worry about then? i may get fuel filter done peace of mind cant hurt

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    I've done allsorts with mine, but still sounds a little rough for 30 seconds if left overnight and its cold the next day, days like this weekend its fine...

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