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DPF (Diesel Particulate Filter) Light

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Is It Safe to Drive With the DPF Light On?
Diesel particulate filters are intended to reduce soot emissions by as much as 80%. When the filter fails, the DPF (diesel particulate filter) light will come on. It indicates a partial blockage...
What Does the Diesel Particulate Filter Warning Light Mean?
The diesel particulate filter light turns on when the soot level from the diesel exhaust is high and your car is at risk of going into limp mode.

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DPF sensor flashing up on dash every now and again, what do I need to do
Depending on the year, make, and model of your vehicle, the light means you need to do a parked regeneration of the catalyst. Your vehicle may also be telling you it is regenerating. To be sure, I'd suggest having a...
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My 2004 Ford Explorer has the service engine light on and possible issue EGR
The two components work together to more smoothly recycle partially burned exhaust gases - rather than just dump them into the exhaust and the catalytic converter. The exhaust gas recirculation valve is the actual valve assembly which re-directs exhaust gases,...
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DPF filter light is on
Hi there. The diesel particular filter captures the soot from the diesel burning off from the combustion chamber and keeps it from entering the atmosphere. You can remove the innards filter, but keep in mind that soot will be more...
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Changed DPF and still getting warning lights. Can't work as taxi driver, please help (Lexus 220D)
Hello. If the trouble codes are indicating that the dpfe is blocked, then there may be an obstruction in the system, or perhaps an electrical issue. The dpfe sensor functions using vacuum and exhaust gases. If there is an obstruction...
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Dpf problems, car now in limp mode
Hi there. The diesel particulate filter (DPF) is a device designed to remove soot from the exhaust gas of the diesel engine. However, diesel particulate filters must be cleaned from time to time or they will block up. Try removing...

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