Category: DPF Issues

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DPF issues: thermostat and pressure sensor on a Ford Mondeo 2.0 (2010 – 130,375 miles)

⚠️ DPF Differential Pressure Sensor and thermostat issues causing repeated DPF issues on this one. 🚗 Here we have a Ford Mondeo 2.0 TDCi (2010 - 130,375 miles) booked in for diagnostic investigation and potential Engine Carbon Clean. ℹ️ The owner had booked us in to investigate and clean up the engine (and DPF if necessary). The engine management light…

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Diagnostic Consultation and Engine Carbon Clean on a BMW 318d (2011 – 108,801 miles)

📝 'Really happy with the service I received, Adrian was extremely informative and talked through what he was doing and what would cause certain problems etc, the actual carbon clean has made a difference and can’t wait to see what difference it makes to the mpg, all In all I’d recommend Adrian to anyone needing their car carbon cleaning or…

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Diagnostic Consultation and Engine Carbon Clean on a Ford Mondeo 2.2 TDCi (2011 – 126,300 miles)

⚠️ Have a warranty with your vehicle? Use it. 💬 'Hi Adrian thank you for today the garage are confident that i can get the issues sorted through the warranty they have said they will do their best to sort any issues... It drives lovely like last time throttle response is much better cant recommend you enough' 🚗 Here we…

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Diagnostic Consultation and Engine Carbon Clean on a VW Golf 2.0 TDI (2007 – 142,029 miles)

⚠️ Just bought a vehicle? 🎯 DPF issues found may indicate the historic DPF data was wiped and reset just prior to purchase. 🚗 Here we have a recently purchased VW Golf 2.0 TDI (2007 – 142.029 miles) booked in for diagnostic consultation and Engine Carbon Clean. ℹ️ The owner had booked in to get it checked out and cleaned…

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DPF issues from a failing pressure sensor on this Vauxhall Insignia 2.0 TDCI (2013 – 113,446 miles)

🎯 Recent DPF regeneration issues identified as a failing DPF Pressure sensor on this one. ⚠️ Vehicle not running like it should?– Engine lights on?– Not as quiet, smooth, responsive or economical as it should be?– Get it checked out and cleaned up with our Which? Trusted Traders approved service. 🚗 Here we have a Vauxhall Insignia 2.0 TDCI (2013…

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Diagnostic Consultation and Engine Carbon Clean on a VW Crafter 2.5 TDI (2009 – 261,960 miles)

📝 'Hi mate, first of all I’d like to thank you for your time on Thursday. I managed to get the thermostat and the sensor done today. The temperature went up great 👍🏻 I can tell it drives better, it smoked a little but the revs was high (doing a regen) after was fine again' ⚠️ Vehicle not running like…

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Diagnostic Consultation and Engine Carbon Clean on a BMW 120d (2009 – 107,857 miles) with EGR issues

⚠️ Vehicle not as quiet, smooth, responsive or economical as it used to be? Engine light on or been on recently? 🚗 Here we have a BMW 120d (2009 - 107,857 miles) booked in for diagnostic consultation and potential Engine Carbon Clean or DPF Clean based on the findings. ℹ️ The owner had used us previously on another vehicle and…

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Diagnostic Consultation and Engine Carbon Clean on a BMW 320d (2009 – 210,250 miles)

💬 'All seems good, even the very slight hesitation after putting my foot down, which I thought was normal, has gone...Its definitely miles better, feels like I've got my car back again. The warnings have stopped and it feels like it did when I first bought it six years ago. Very pleased 👍 thanks so much.' ⚠️ Vehicle not as…

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Diagnostic Consultation and Engine Carbon Clean on a Vauxhall Astra 2.0 CDTI (2010 – 45,321 miles)

📝 'Cant fault the service from Adrian who was very pleasant and explained everything he was doing. I also learnt that I need to keep at least a quarter of a tank of fuel in the car otherwise the DPF doesn't get a cleaning cycle, something I was not aware off! Adrian did a full diagnostic check and with no…

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Engine Carbon Clean – Audi A3 2.0 TDI (2009 – 96,903 miles) – post DPF unblock

⚠️ DPFs can block up for lots of reasons including temperature sensors, pressure sensors, thermostats, low fuel levels, EGRs and pretty much any other code logged in the engine section. This one was due to a turbo actuator fault. We originally came to see this one a couple of weeks ago and diagnosed the turbo issue, referred them to a…

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