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post #9 of Old 11-19-2012
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Re: Yanmar YQM15 - hard starting

Originally Posted by junaido View Post
Is there any harm to spraying a little "Heet" fluid into the air intake of a Yanmar 3GM30F diesel for cold starts? ?
Use as recommended yada yada.. thousands of truckers can't be wrong.

It's better than shoving a propane torch into your air intake (maybe).

It's better than letting the starter get hot enough to warm the engine (certainly).

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