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Hi all just joined forum and live in w York's am really fed up garage can't remove glow plugs without removing head 700 so think I bought a lemon although car otherwise is low milage looking great no other issues so thinking about scrapping it unless there is someone out there can work miracles Craig PS have done most of the ideas on the site with no luck
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If you do get them out, let me know how you got on... need to do mine this month, there only meant to be torqued to 8nm according to autodata
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Re: Glow plug s again

Cillit bang, the one with bleach in it.

Soak them then, leave overnight, soak them again, leave for 24 hours, undo.

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Hi all just joined forum and live in w York's am really fed up garage can't remove glow plugs without removing head 700 so think I bought a lemon although car otherwise is low milage looking great no other issues so thinking about scrapping it unless there is someone out there can work miracles Craig PS have done most of the ideas on the site with no luck


Have you put a meter on the glow plugs are all 4 open circuit? What age and mileage has it done ?
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I managed to do mine, didnt need to use the plusgas, theybcame undone nice and easy.

Your welcome to use my plus gas releasent if needs be, you will need to soak them, warm them up, soak them etc.

Im in bradford btw
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I managed to do mine, didnt need to use the plusgas, theybcame undone nice and easy.

Your welcome to use my plus gas releasent if needs be, you will need to soak them, warm them up, soak them etc.

Im in bradford btw


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