Q: I have a 2009 vw rid 2.0 AND THE Dpf LIGHT CAME ON AND I LOST POWER DO HAVE TO REPLACE THE DPF?

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My car DPF light came on and I LOST POWER while driving volkswagen said my soot level is full why would I lose power

My car has 181532 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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