Friday, 28 June 2019

Problem with a VAUXHALL ASTRA 1.9L CDTi 2006


Lack of power and EML on due to a DPF fault, soot loading checked and reading 90% blocked. Suspect fault due to DPF blockage. 


The vehicle was given an extended road test and the soot loading was rechecked showing 18% with the vehicle power and performance restored.


Friday, 21 June 2019

Problem with a FORD RANGER 2.2L TDCi 2014 36K


Lack of power due to DPF fault, DPF soot loading checked showing 46%. Suspect fault due to DPF blockage. 


After cleaning the vehicle was given an extended road test, the soot loading was rechecked, showing the DPF was clear.

Friday, 14 June 2019

Problem with a AUDI A3 2.0L TDi 2006 175k


Failed emissions test at 1.8m-1 plate value 1.0m-1. 

The fault was cured by cleaning the intake system using the Forté Power-Clean Diesel Intake Cleaner, adding Forté Diesel Specialist Injector Cleaner and Forté Diesel Turbo Cleaner into the fuel tank and carrying out an extended road test. 

Emissions rechecked after road test and reduced to 0.2m-1.

Friday, 7 June 2019