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Old 12-17-2013, 12:05 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Haven't you seen pictures of military engines with the heads off?
Usually there's a few pistons with glow tip imprints on them. Apparently it was common practice for the motor pool.

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well to make your pump retarded, you could let it hang out with me for a day
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Old 12-17-2013, 01:22 AM   #12 (permalink)
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Added to the FAQ's

If only I could remember all the other things I should add.

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Old 12-17-2013, 01:51 AM   #13 (permalink)
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Haven't you seen pictures of military engines with the heads off?
Usually there's a few pistons with glow tip imprints on them. Apparently it was common practice for the motor pool.
Nope, have pics?
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Old 12-17-2013, 02:32 AM   #14 (permalink)
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Nope, have pics?
No, there's a bunch posted here, but I couldn't begin to think of the best search terms to come up with them.
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Old 12-17-2013, 09:04 PM   #15 (permalink)
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I like the military way myself. Snap it off, put a new one in and listen to it exit when you start it up. Probably not a good way with a turbo.
is this why there are "lots" of crated 6.2 hummer motors with 40k miles on them for sale on ebay and government liquidation?

"utoh private pile just broke another glow plug send it to the auction block its ok the tax payers wont mind"
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Well I got that glow plug out a good tug with a pair of vise grips and wd40 it didn't break
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Well I got that glow plug out a good tug with a pair of vise grips and wd40 it didn't break
lucky it must not have been that bad. i pulled out one that looked like a banana peel split down the middle
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Old 12-19-2013, 07:19 PM   #19 (permalink)
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Ya I did that mod from a ford relay for the gpugs and push button but i wait 9 seconds with the button in and try's to start hit the button for 9 seconds again and it starts does that sound right maybe in need to change fuel filters and Injector return line hoses some look cracked not sure?
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