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post #1 of 3 Old 11-24-2019, 07:08 AM Thread Starter
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2009 Cherokee 2.8 CRD very long crank time starting

My wife's Jeep has progressively become difficult to start, cranking over several time before firing into life
Just had a full service filter changed ect problem still there

It started by being fine in the morning when cold, but harder to start when warm, now its gotten as bad when cold

Any Advise please

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post #2 of 3 Old 11-24-2019, 09:34 AM
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You will need to read the codes and see if you have bad glow plugs. The starter may also be wearing out and too slow to start it. Do you have good winter fuel in it?

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post #3 of 3 Old 11-25-2019, 12:02 AM
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Also check the Liberty section of the forum, might have some luck there.

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