Friday 25 January 2019
Poor throttle response and performance. Suspect fault due to contamination build-up in the intake system.
The fault was cured by cleaning the intake system using the Forté Power-Clean Diesel Intake Cleaner and carrying out an extended road test. After the road test, the throttle response and performance were restored.
Thanks to Ian at Cotton Motor Services in Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire.
Friday 18 January 2019
Lack of power and DPF warning light on, DPF blocked due to short journeys.
The fault was cured by cleaning the DPF using the Forté Power-Clean DPF Cleaner and Forté DPF Flush, carrying out an extended road test and resetting the DPF fault codes.
Friday 11 January 2019
Poor running, hunting on idle and cutting out, suspect fault due to contaminated injectors.
The fault was cured by cleaning the injectors for 20 minutes using the Forté Power-Clean Diesel Injection Cleaner. After only 10 minutes cleaning the engine was idling perfectly.
Friday 4 January 2019
Engine management light on and lack of power, fault code stored for turbo boost condition.
The fault was cured by cleaning the turbo using the Forté Power-CleanDiesel Turbo Cleaner and carrying out an extended road test. The owner also reported a few weeks later that the turbo was working fine, and the fault had not returned.