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Originally Posted by fongwah View Post

with the tdc problem the engine does not fire. the tdc "tells" the engine when to fire. as the tdc is not functioning the engine doesnt know when to fire, and thus doesnt. the starter motor just turns over endlessly.

if your engine fires, it should not be the tdc . but i do not know what your problem could be.

sorry i cant help anymore,
I have the glow plug light on and the engine turns but doesn't fire could that be the TDC ?

51 plate 1.5 dci

**sorry first post didn't want to appear so abrupt but I sat in the car this morning at 06:45 and had all the curtains twitching while I tried to start it
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2001 Clio 1.5 dci 65bhp 3 door

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