glow plug


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glow plug

[′glō ‚pləg]
(mechanical engineering)
A small electric heater, located inside a cylinder of a diesel engine, that preheats the air and aids the engine in starting.
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If you order from the plate on the front of the engine block, you could either get a heater box engine or a glow plug engine.
The sensor, integrated into the glow plug due to lack of room in the cylinder chamber, measures combustion inside the engine.
The glow plug indicator light will light immediately.
The device draws small amounts of fuel from the vehicle's fuel tank into a chamber where it is mixed with ambient air, and ignited by a glow plug.
Pre-Qualification Criteria: TIE-UP WITH ANY REPUTED MANUFACTURER FOR GLOW PLUG.
A spark plug (in case of gasoline engines) or a glow plug (for diesel engines) a vital component that is essential for the functioning of a vehicle engine.
SHOULD HAVE TIE-UP WITH ALUMINIUM CASTING & FORGING MANUFACTURERS AND TIE UP WITH GLOW PLUG MANUFACTURER, TIE-UP WITH GOOD RUBBER SEAL MANUFACTURER.
The report " Automotive Ignition System Market by Components (Ignition Switch, Spark Plug, Glow Plug, Ignition Coil, Ignition Control Module, Crankshaft & Camshaft Position Sensor), Ignition Type (Coil on Plug & Simultaneous) and Region - Industry Trends & Forecast to 2019 " , defines and segments the global Ignition System Market with the analysis and forecast of the global volume and revenue.
The glow plug WAIT lamp should come on and stay on.
The report also provides a comprehensive review of market drivers, restraints, opportunities, challenges, and key issues in the global automotive spark & glow plug market.
If the circuit breaker kicks off when you turn on the main power and go to preheat, you've got either the glow plug or the band heater shorted to ground.
The report " Automotive Spark & Glow Plug s Market by Vehicle Type (Passenger Car, LCV & HCV), Product Type (Spark plug-Hot & Cold, Glow plug-Metal & Ceramic), Engine Cylinder Layout Type, Market (OE & Aftermarket) & Region - Industry Trends & Forecast to 2019 " , published by MarketsandMarkets, classifies and defines the Automotive Spark and Glow Plugs Market in terms of value and volume.