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    Every time i start my car from cold the spanner light comes on, but as soon as i get to 10 miles an hour it goes out, exactly the same every time i start from cold. If i start the engine again later in the day and there is still warmth in the engine the spanner light stays off.

    The engine seems to take a few more turns before starting than it should, but this has only recently been happening.


    My engine is a 2.2dti with 75,000 miles

    What do you think it could be?

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    what else is with the spanner? tis will tell you what is wrong

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    spanner with a car or spanner with an oil can?

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    A car with a spanner through the middle of it

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    If its from cold i would say glow plugs. Happened to me. This is thge time of year you will see it more with the cold weather. Easy job just whip a new set in and problem solved!

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    Fitted a new set of glow plugs today, Spanner light has now vanished Thanks for all your help guys

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