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Old 11-28-2010, 09:54 PM
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My 2003 dodge ram cummins 5.9l deisel will NOT start when it gets below a certain temp. But if i plug it in, and wait about 45mins to an 1hr it will start with some encouragement...help! My dh is struggling with this. he has checked fuses and switched a few realys, what to do?
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when i actually worked for a living, i always carried some ether quick start with me when it started getting colder, spray a quick shot into the air cleaner compartment of a diesel engine & it starts real quick

do NOT use ether in a gasoline engine, use WD-40 in gas engines, just a quick shot, works wonders on a hard starting engine. WD-40 is very flammable
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Any other techs out there with any ideas...driving my husbands chevy is getting pretty old!! I want my RAM!
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