My husband 1981 Fleetwood won't started

Asked by Jun 22, 2016 at 06:40 PM about the 1981 Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My husband 1981 cadillac fleetwood won't started,
its a diesel engine. Can somebody please help me
out what could it be.

4 Answers

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Those diesel Cadillac's were and are a nightmare. How long has it been NOT running?

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21 years and we're trying to see why it won't crank

222,925

Might be related to the glow plugs. Time to have it towed to the nearest garage.

The glow plugs have carbon build up on it we put power to it with jumper cables and the carbon build up burnt off we test it with a test light on the relay switch comes on it comes on but the glow plug won't heat up

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