8th December, 2009. Novosibirsk, Russia. Cranks pretty good, but baaaarely starts... Smart fortwo says "leave me alone, dude". ABS and ESP freezed, which is why there's a warning light on the dash. The steering is very hard at the beginning due to freezed suspension. I used Liqui Moly diesel antigel, whis is the best in my oppinion, although a bit pricey.
1980 Lada 2106 Cold Start -19°C
Starting the 1980 Lada 2106 on a cold morning... My Mercedes diesel didn't
start without blockheater, but with battery cables the old Lada started!..
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) Revealed
The federal government estimates this new technology will save more lives
than the airbag!
ESC is so efficient in keeping your car on the road that Farmers Insurance
even gives a discount on your auto policy if it is installed on your
-29C degrees cold start LADA
It was really -29* when i tried to start engine of my lada samara(1500 ccm,
A battery was fully loaded at home yesterday, and me and my wife rided to
our parents something like 20 kilometers on the streets of
StPetersburg,Russia. It was 1,5 hours before we achieved parents house and
i stopped engine, Jam everywhere!
And night was cold and there was 29 degrees of cold by celsius. And morning
begins! At first i tryed to fully pull the choke lever and start engine.
There was little rpm - motor oil was too cold and sticky, starter can`t
At the second i turn on the light to make little load to battery, to warm
it up and mix the electrolite inside.
At the third i turn on the starter and motor reluctantly maked flashes, and
more and more!
Battery - 65 Ah, 5 years old
Carburettor - solex, 12 years old
Motor oil - Esso Ultra 10 w40, 8.000 km
Compression on cylinders(last summer) 9-10-10.5-10.5
Peterbilt Cold Start
1984 Peterbilt March cold start. The first time it was started in almost 4
months, with a little help from the charger.
Dodge Cummins cold start -29c
05 Cummins very cold start, never been plugged in. Out side temp. -29c
which is -20 fahrenheit.
Truck has 4" cat back MBRP Exhaust
and an AEM cold air intake.
Real diesels dont need to be plugged in
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37419 COLD START
37419 Trying it's best to start in very cold conditions on the 8th February
2007 at Old Oak Common Depot LONDON UK.
The temperature on this date was -01c - 30.21F .
The power unit is clearly COLD hence the reason it is struggling to
start.It does start once the cylinder temperature rises around the 1:12 min
So,Please, Please stop telling us all how cold it is in your country this
video is not about that.All comments made about how cold it is in your
country will be deleted,we are not interested.Thanks.
"One Million hits" thank you all for the views.
The Hardest Cold Start of a 7.3L Powerstroke On Earth. Taking nearly 6 minutes.
Ok maybe not THE hardest, but I believe it could possibly qualify.
ICP sensor leaking oil which in turn ruined the wiring harness. The
computer is ignoring the ICP totally here, and this is why it was starting
and running like this. When the computer ignores the ICP sensor the PCM
opens and closes the IPR abruptly, looking at other sensors (CPS, EOT and
EBPV) to determine what the ICP should be. Usually it sets it at 700 and
3000~ psi and that's it. I believe this is why it had such an un-stable
idle. Got a new sensor and wiring harness and all is well.
cięęężki rozruch 126elx -14C / 126elx cold start -14C
Próba uruchomienia (zakończona sukcesem :D) mojego Fiata 126elx po kilku
dniach postoju przy temperaturze -14C. Niektórzy chwalą się, że ich
fiaty przy takiej temperaturze palą od strzała, więc z wyniku średnio
jestem zadowolony ZWŁASZCZA że to elx, ale grunt, że w ogóle zapalił.
Poza tym zima mnie zaskoczyła i nie zdążyłem jeszcze przykręcić
plastixów na klapę, stąd ten niechciany śnieg w komorze silnika.
I try to start my Fiat 126elx (succesfull! :D) after few days on -14C temp.
Some people's fiats start much better than mine so im not full satisfed,
but all important for me is it wants to start. :)
Mercedes Benz Diesel EXTREME -20F Cold Start Winter W115
((Look at my new cold start video, all the bugs are fixed))
I only paid 300 dollars for it, the guy thought it had a blown engine, but
it turned out the timing on the injector pump was way off. I ended up
taking the injector pump off and putting it on the right teeth, and doing
the drip test, and etc.