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    I think it may be time to replace the glow plugs as my 2.2 is not starting quick anymore. Anybody know part numbers or some decent glow plugs. I know you cant get performance but i want something that will make it start fast. Anybody know?

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    It may not be your glow plugs, could be the dreaded spill pipes.

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    One way to test, turn on ignition, but don't crank it over for a minute, if it starts ok then, it's probably the spillers. hth

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    how much will the spillers be?

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    my glow plugs light only comes on in very cold weather and takes about 2 secs to go out, nothing like the old diesels i remember from my youth.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mugualigwian View Post
    how much will the spillers be?
    about £5 for 2 meters, that will be plenty, but you may well find out that it could be the injector seals,

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    halfreds sell glow plugs in a complete set for around £25.00, had some from them for my old work bus astra 17tdi..
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