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  1. F

    Help ! DPF and short commute

    Evening all, I’m shortly going to be in the market for a T6 but getting anxious over the dreaded DPF issues as my daily commute is only a 10 mile round trip plus occasional weekend use when not going away, I’m more than happy to take it on the motorway for a couple of junctions to let the Regen...
  2. R

    Loss of power after DPF removal

    wonder if anyone can help, my van came up a dpf fault I’ve had the dog taken out of my t6 had it mapped an there’s still loss of power but now showing no faults or codes. Has anyone seen this at all an could anyone point me in the direction the problem could be, I’ve been told egr valve or mane...
  3. RattyMcClelland

    Is there a way to turn off regen without a map after DPF delete?

    I'm getting sick of 27mpg. After 65k miles I can get 35mpg easily but as soon as it starts regens the fuel level drops and mpg drops off a cliff and it lasts for a good 35miles 3 times per tank. VW cannot find anything wrong. Don't get me started on the lumpy throttle driving during a regen...
  4. D

    Egr blanking

    Hi I’ve got egr problem I heard it can be blanked off remapped no problem and it won’t damage the DPF. Has anyone done this?
  5. L

    Dpf Light

    Morning chaps, just a quick one, van is 3 years old now and never had light come on before until two months ago. Was driving the van and it was doing a regen at time for a very long time of about 40 miles? Then the dpf light came on But cleared within only a couple of miles and regen finished...
  6. S

    Engine Fan After Short Journeys

    Hi Guys Just a quick question, is it normal for the fan to come on when you stop after short journeys? Just driven 6 miles and when i parked up the fan came on for about 5 mins and it seems to be doing this all the time just recently. T6 18 plate. Thanks for your help in advance
  7. D

    Dpf Causing Vibration At Low Revs

    A while ago i posted about a vibration noise that can be heard when driving at between 1200-1400 RPM. This morning I've come to the conclusion that its the DPF that's causing this, my reason for this is this morning my van was doing a regen while on the way to work, i know this because i could...
  8. T

    Particulate Filter Warning

    Yellow warning light for particulate filter came on today on my 14 plate kombi with 180 hp engine. I ran it on motorway for nearly 30 miles and it is still on. Any advice please.
  9. L

    Replace Dpf Filter

    So we’ve been told we need to replace the DPF filter on our 2015 T6 (we are currently touring Germany when the fault occurred) the engine management light / diesel particulate filter and flashing Emmission control lights came on. We’ve pulled over and are in a VW garage who are saying we need a...
  10. TitanCamper

    Dpf Warning Light- How Common?

    Having driven 500 odd miles on motorway from Cornwall to Glasgow I parked up the van. The next day I drove into Glasgow (8 miles mainly 30mph zones) and on the way back got the yellow DPF light. Having half a tank of diesel, I know I need to now drive at 50mph / 2k rpm for x miles whilst...
  11. Mick

    Warranty Work.

    So I had a loud pitched squeal when the van was warm. We diagnosed it at Rutland a fan belt issue and it’s taken 3 weeks to get an appoint Took it in to Listers of coventry cos I’m not happy with Leicester parkway. Also due an oil change. They sent me a vid of the van state whilst I was...
  12. Minkey

    Carista Dpf?

    Hi all, Got a Carista with paid app. It doesn't have an option to show DPF filter percentage. Anyone know an app that does? No motorways or dual carriageways near me so good to know when I could do with a long drive... Cheers...
  13. W

    Caravelle Dpf

    Hi. I know that ours is a T5 face-lift model but I'm looking for engine help and I think there's a crossover. Also I can't get onto T5 forums for help. Does anyone know of a reliable VAG specialist garage which can do commercial VWs near Banbury? We had the Caravelle for a couple of weeks...
  14. S

    Dpf Query

    Hi. Just picked up my brand new 2019 swb T32 4motion swb van I’ve covered just 500 miles in about a week and a half. After the 2nd fill up the DPF warning light has popped up saying it’s saturated. Rang VW they say just rag it !!! Erm it’s brand new it shouldn’t be on just yet should it. ...
  15. KevinW

    Yellow Engine Management Light?

    Afternoon all, currently heading south bound on the M5, 2hrs into a 5hr drive, Mrs driving, yellow engine light has come on? Any thoughts? It's a 2016 euro 5 so no adblue 70k miles, been on cruise pretty much the whole journey, should I be concerned about it? As we're away all weekend now...
  16. Dellmassive

    Dfp Regen, Yellow Light & Adblue - Whats It All About? -

    DFP Regen, Yellow light & AdBlue - Whats it all about? - The DFP light is becoming a more apparent issue with modern diesel vans, unfortunately it’s a fact of modern diesel life. what is a DPF? Diesel particulate filters (DPF) are very effective in cutting emissions, trapping even the...
  17. DerekFKS85

    Engine Management Light On......again.

    Now 2 years old, I had the check engine light come on a month ago for the first time. Arranged an early appointment with the supplying dealer and they duly cleared the code having carried out a 2 hour regen. Now the light is back on again, as before, no reduction in power but I seem to be using...
  18. Westy78

    Dpf Regen & Dsg Coasting

    I’ve started to use the coasting function to try and get a few more mpg. However with the engine dropping to idle every time I’m off the throttle will this interfere with the regen? Surely a good blat at a constant of over 2000rpm will favour a complete regen cycle over interruptions from...
  19. N

    Dpf & Regen

    Hi all, first post from me and I am sure this issue has been discussed but I would like some neutral confirmation of what my local dealer told me yesterday. Monday of this week my emission control lamp came on, it went to my dealer yesterday to be checked out. The fault related to the DPF and...
  20. S

    Re-map, And Improved Mpg?

    Now all the companies who other re-mapping, claim improved mpg, but has anyone experienced it? Come on, be honest.
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