2008 Sprinter no start

Asked by Jul 26, 2017 at 04:59 PM about the 2008 Dodge Sprinter Cargo 3500 170 WB RWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

On my 2008 Sprinter it will only start with starting
fluid.  After it starts it idles great. Any suggestions
on the problem. Thank you

2 Answers


if its a diesel, check if one or more of glow plugs are bad


It's not the plugs, mine is doing the same thing and will not start even when the engine is hot. But I will post the answer after I find out why mine's doing it. My best guess is going to be bad injectors.

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