Mitsubishi Shogun cold starting system not powering glow plugs

2000 Mitsubishi Shogun Problem

Ref#4555
CarMitsubishi Shogun 2.8 diesel
Year2000
Ownerahmud
Posted31/03/2010
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when ignition turned on glow plug warming light comes on (dashboard). But no power is detected on glow plugs. this makes cold starting impossible.
Problem Category
Engine, Cooling System & Drivetrain

Running Rough, Starting & Power Loss


Solution 1
moley1956 | Driver | Since: Mar 2010 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 106 | View Garage
Suggested Solution

there is usualy a glowplug relay fitted to operate the glowplugs, you need to locate this relay & check for a feed in & out of it.also check the earth for it.if feeds are ok use a multi-meter & continuity from the relay to the glow plugs,check the earth on the glow plugs,hope this is of some help


Posted on Wednesday 31st of March 2010
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Solution 2
mr suzuki | Driver | Since: Dec 2007 | Posts: 1 | Fixes: 686 | View Garage
Suggested Solution

there is a glow relay and a glow solenoid just by the ns strut top mount check the electrical route .also check it hasnt got an imobilisor as it may cut cold start devices


Posted on Wednesday 31st of March 2010
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