My 1995 Ford 250 7.3 Diesel Truck will not start on cold mornings.
Turn on key - Wait for light to go out - Start engine. - Engine runs 1
miniute and alternator kicks in.
Turn on key - Wait for light to go out - Try to start engine after 5 or 6
tries turning the key on and off
the engine finally starts but the alternator kicks in right away.
Even when the engine is warmed up and the engine starts right away, the
alternator charges immediatly.
This is not normal.
I have replaced the regulator but that did not fix the problem.
If the problem is the glow plugs burnt out, how would that effect the timing
of the alternator kicking in.
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