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I'm in need to find a glow plug compression kit for my F9Q.

Any ideas were in the world I can get a kit. Even just the plug adapter with the required 400 PSI flexible hose and I can get my own gauge. Plug #1 is a ******* to get to thus only a flex attached adapter will fit.

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Alex
 

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Nah.
I had another look and used a similar threaded bolt to see what Access I have. Glow Plug #1 not a possiblity to use elbow without taking the under side dust cover off which is a major pain and timing chain cover off. Suzuki sell a flexible adapter but its $550 Aud just for adapter. Plugs #2-4 have to have a flexible adapter or an adapter with a thinner top half to get past the dust cover.
I'm gonna have to look at a second hand glow plug, pore it out and get a hose made up for it.
 

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It took me 35hrs of research and 8 emails to get some info that I could use. I found that the MyTVac MVA5606 is the correct adapter with high pressure hose and capacity to reach into Glow plug #1 . But their customer service is the worst I have ever experienced in my life since I was 18 and that was more than 35 years ago (ever). They kept going around in circles and avoiding an answer. I asked for dimensions, they sent me back to the brochure but the brochure had dimensions for other adapters but not this one. Then the technical specialist did the same thing and eventually sent me back to the brochure and then to the simple answer of its for a VW engine. I then asked for which VW the adapter worked for as the brochure only described VW Diesel of which there are multiple engines. I kept asking the same question which VW engine. And then around in the same circle again and again. This forced me back to taking a guess as to which engine they were talking about and then checking if that engines Glow plug suited mine. It did.
Since they were such crap customer service and I specialise in customer service I refused to use their pressure gauges and modified their adapter to suite a standard pressure gauge. The adaptation of their hose and a new standard gauge cost $55 aus versus the quoted $175 for their pressure gauge. Plus the adapter and hose.
Really not happy with MyTvac. And the sales reps I spoke with also hate dealing with them and find them unhelpful.
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I hope that MyTivac get to hear about their **** customer service and go through their emails from me to see why I'm so so so so pissed off.

Cheers Alex

PS pressure was good in all cylinders. Now to replace turbo.
 
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