1. osman

    Missing bolt from DPF

    Ok long story .. so I’m keeping it short to focus on what I’d like to get sorted . I’ve mentioned the basics in another thread but wanted to isolate this to one main thing a missing bolt . Basically it’s the support bracket for the diesel particulate filter . I’ve taken a screen shot from a...
  2. F

    DPF and CAT Part number query

    Good Afternoon, Looking for a bit of advice - What is the Affix mean on Part numbers for DPF and Cat. My Garage advises me that I require part number 7E0 254 700PX for DPF and 7E0254201 QX for the Cat. What I have currently on the vehicle has different numbers 7E0131723P and 7E0131690N...
  3. Caravelle Dan

    P226D00 - Particulate Filter Deteriorated/Missing Substrate Bank 1

    Good evening, it might not be related but since having some work recently (gearbox out) I am getting this fault. It is very intermittent and sometimes doesn't occur for a while but other times it will being on the EML. I have checked the pipework to the differential pressure sensor and that...
  4. B

    DPF temperature fault

    2019 DSG 204 Caravelle has thrown up engine management light with in a day or two of a service by an indy garage. Took it back and they put the code reader on it and said it was a wiring/circuit fault with the DPF temperature sensor. The van has only covered 20k from new! Trying to decide what...
  5. B

    Rough acceleration

    I have just bought a 150 manual 21 with 9k on the clock, acceleration is a dogs dinner below 2k, takes off there but can be up and down with power delivery through rev range sometimes…not consistent, got it checked yesterday and sods law the drive to stealers felt fine after 2 weeks of varying...
  6. mmi

    [T6_measured] Monitoring DPF regeneration, DPF condition, EGR operation

    Here's another approach for T6 DIY enthusiasts - taking advantage of very popular Carista OBDII-reader device - combined with an Android app. Ingredients: T6 EU6 engne: CXEB,CXEC,CXFA,CXGA,CXGB,CXGC,CXHA,CXHB. Carista OBDII device (also other generic OBDII (ELM327) devices will work) Android...
  7. steven mitchell

    Dpf filter issues

    Hi all, had my van full serviced a month or 2 ago and now it has issues with the Dpf filter. The yellow coil started flashing when I got close to work, left it all day then set off back home, the coil light came back on within 5 mins and went into major limp mode then died on me!!! And I could...
  8. Andyman


    I had an engine warning light come on (Amber) roadside assistance said it was DPF sensor and vw should change under warranty Got to VW who agreed and booked it in Turns out it was not the sensor at all! The entire DPF FILTER was hanging down minus its sleeve, the theory is someone was...
  9. K

    DPF - Regeneration duration error

    Hi. Got a faultcode on my car today. 23967 - diesel particulate filter P2458 00 - Regeneration duration. have just changed the engine over for a new one, and only driven about 150km. i have tried a service regeneration, it goes like normal, revs up and keeps revving while it says running in...
  10. Steve1978

    Has anyone done an EGR delete on a Eu5?

    Curious to know if anyone has actually done this on their T6? Mine is the euro5 model. I’m tempted to do it as my light is on. Looking for people that have done it and what are their thoughts? Thanks
  11. R

    T6.1 catalytic converter protection

    While under the van today applying lanoguard I noticed it appears to have 2 catalytic converters? Can anyone confirm that both are and also would anyone recommend getting some sort of protection for them? Years ago we have a catalytic converter stolen from our sprinter van and of course...
  12. Morg

    Multiple electronic faults, codes warning lights all at once & garage discovered this!

    Anybody got the foggiest about what has happened here? 2019 T6 150 DSG 37,000miles 99% motorway Luckily still under warranty Notable Carista fault codes before it went into limp mode & then came out of limp mode & all faults disappeared, then back into limp mode with same faults & some new...
  13. Andnik

    CXEB 204 Engine Death.....this will be fun.........

    So today I drive to France and on the way back I get the flashing coil and no boost......I just made it to the top of the mountain and checked Carista...23957, 25958 and 16925.....engine idles fine just no power......do a reset and is good for about 2 miles then back to no boost and flashing...
  14. O

    VW T6 Custom PID codes for DPF

    Hi, you know we cannot read DPF measurements by regular way. Only if you can see it with compatible OBD and the app called VAGDPF on Android based Head Units/Phones/Tablets. So, i want to share these Custom PID codes for using another apps like Torque OBD. You can use these codes for on any app...
  15. Raul a/3

    VCDS help with DPF.

    Hi guys, I’m in Germany, my crafter decided had enough, a damaged Dpf. I ordered a new one, today has arrived and fitted the new one. I have vcds with me, and I’m after guidance to run adaptation I think on the relevant values for a new dpf. I have used vcds a couple of times for scanning and...
  16. X

    2017 204 - DPF Filter at 60g soot above 50g forced regen limit

    I have just purchased a 2017 transporter 204 t32 with 45k miles on it The engine light is on and the coil light is flashing when i purchased it, i was aware there are issues to fix on it, so got is for a good deal I did scan it before purchase and it came back DPF issues and EGR issues as...
  17. osman

    Idle speed randomly increased to 1000 for no apparent reason

    Hi my van has suddenly decided to increase idle speed warm (up to temperature )or cold after a a lot of miles and even when first started there is no pattern .. but it’s increased to around 1000 often restarting the engine cures it but not always . Any ideas ?
  18. U

    Engine light glow plug light

    Hi I have a 2007 Vw crafter the engine light on when am driving glow plug light come on and it goes to limp mood each time I clear it come back on is there anyone can help Thanks
  19. Matchyt30

    150PS Remap done - what are your opinions?

    I had my van remapped yesterday and would just like to know people options on the results. I’m no expert at all in this area but from research I have done the gains I got compared to others with same engine seem quite low. Also the after graph doesn’t look a lot different to the before. The...
  20. A

    Clear advice for non-mechanic to help look after DPF health

    As a newbie non-mechanic owner of a 2019 T6, can anyone describe to me a simple schedule for keeping my DPF in good health? I have been trying to understand various posts on the subject but can’t seem to get a handle on how often / how far / how fast I need to drive to be getting a passive regen...