Friday, 21 February 2020

Problem with a VAUXHALL ASTRA 1.6L 16V 2000 117k

Failing emissions test and misfire. 

The fault was cured by adding Forté Advanced Formula Gas Treatment and Forté Petrol Specialist Injector Cleaner to the fuel tank. 

Road test carried out for 30 miles, misfire stopped, and emissions retest passed.

Friday, 14 February 2020

Problem with a FORD FIESTA 1.4 L TDCi 2010 55k

Failing emissions test 7.4 m-1. MoT default limit 1.5 m-1 vehicle plate value 1.1 m-1. 

The fault was cured by replacing the air and fuel filter, carrying out an extended Forté Advanced Formula Motor Flush adding Forté Diesel Specialist Injector Cleaner and Forté Diesel Turbo Cleaner into the tank. 

The vehicle then had a 20-mile road test, emissions retested and passed at 0.9 m-1.

Friday, 7 February 2020

Friday, 31 January 2020

Problem with a VOLKSWAGEN POLO 1.2L 2005

Engine misfire on idle and at low speeds. New spark plugs and coil packs fitted, fault not cured. 

The fault was cured by adding 2 x Forté Petrol Specialist Injector Cleaner and Forté Advanced Formula GasTreatment into the fuel tank and carrying out an extended road test.

Friday, 24 January 2020

Problem with a TOYOTA AVENSIS 1.8L 2001 90K

Failing emissions test CO 7.0%. 

The fault was cured by adding Forté Advanced Formula Gas Treatment and Forté Petrol Specialist Injector Cleaner to the fuel tank. 

After 5-10 minutes the CO level was restored below the limit to pass the emissions test.

Friday, 17 January 2020

Problem with a VAUXHALL COMBI VAN 1.7L CDTi 2003 93K

Failed diesel emissions test at 9.6m-1. 

The fault was cured by adding half a bottle of Forté Advanced Formula Diesel Treatment into the fuel filter and the rest into the fuel tank and carrying out a 10-mile road test. 

Emissions retested and passed.

Friday, 10 January 2020