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  1. Cee'd 2012-2018
    I am having starting issues with a recently purchased 2012 Ceed II 1.4 CRDI. From cold it would just turn over ages before firing up. It was quicker once warm, but still not as quick as it should've been. Found all glow plugs were faulty, so replaced. And then replaced starter since it was...
  2. Venga
    Hi! First time posting here. Have just bought a 2012 1.4 diesel venga and I love it. I bought it and was told the glow plugs needed doing, hence difficult start, however after driving it home the starting is still much longer than should be as glow plugs shouldn't be an issue once the engine is...
  3. Sportage 2010 - 2015
    Hi all, hope everyone's well. I've just been offered a 2014 Sportage and really liked the car, however, its a diesel and I've never had one before. We mostly use the car for local trips with the occasional (maybe once or twice a month) longer motorway trip, although with everything going on god...
  4. Sportage 1995 - 2003
    I have the above and first it was hard to start. Had a garage change the glow plugs Whilst I was at it had fuel Filter, oil filter and coolant changed. Before the work was done it ran fine even when the engine was cold. Now after the work it starts on half a turn even after a week but the...
  5. Sportage 2010 - 2015
    2013 Diesel AWD 2L ECO Sportage. Every now and again the battery drains and car will not start, use jump pack and starts first time. Example, we left the car a whole week and no problem but leaving it two days recently and it was dead, the other day we also left car for just about 5 hours and...
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