- 1 Do you need a tuner for DPF Delete?
- 2 Does edge tuner delete DPF?
- 3 Can you legally delete DPF?
- 4 Can you remove DPF without remap?
- 5 Has anyone been fined for DPF Delete?
- 6 Does removing DPF cause black smoke?
- 7 Will Edge Evolution delete EGR?
- 8 How much does DPF Delete cost?
- 9 Can you do EGR delete without deleting DPF?
- 10 Will I pass emissions with a DPF Delete?
- 11 Can you drill holes in a DPF filter?
- 12 What happens if you delete DPF without tuner?
- 13 How do I stop my DPF from clogging?
Do you need a tuner for DPF Delete?
No way to take DPF off without a tuner or a DPF -r type device. Or you can take the DPF off and deal with a check engine light – but you ‘ll need a Ford scan tool to reset the DPF counter and clear the regen. It will go into regen without a DPF, and it will STAY there.
Does edge tuner delete DPF?
Edge can not recommend you remove the DPF of your truck as that would violate the emissions laws that are present on newer diesel trucks. Because of that the programmer would not allow you to shut off codes in the computer that relate to removing the DPF.
Can you legally delete DPF?
Deleting your DPF is only legal for race and competition use. If your diesel is only registered for street use, you cannot delete your DPF unless you ‘re willing to risk not passing emissions tests.
Can you remove DPF without remap?
Without the ability to remove the DPF from the ECU, you ‘ll be no better than you started, with DPF sensor readings rendering your vehicle in limp home mode for eternity. Unless you ‘re a dab hand at ECU reprogramming, your only answer will be a remap which includes a DPF removal.
Has anyone been fined for DPF Delete?
We had a yarn with the NSW Environmental Protection Agency, and they confirmed it is absolutely illegal (because you’re screwing with the pollution gear on a vehicle), and the accompanying on-the-spot fine for driving a vehicle with a DPF delete is $300. On the spot fines of $300 apply to individuals.
Does removing DPF cause black smoke?
There are companies that remove the DPF permanently and professionally and will cause MOT to fail. The DPF is designed to remove the ‘soot’ from the exhaust gas of a diesel engine. A diesel car or van equipped with a functioning DPF filter will emit no black smoke from its exhaust pipe.
Will Edge Evolution delete EGR?
Edge’s stuff does not disable the EGR. Without specific programming to disable the EGR, you will continue to get the DTC if you remove the EGR cooler
How much does DPF Delete cost?
The cost for the added performance depends on how much power and performance you want. Prices range from around $550 for a base tuner to more than $3,000 for a complete performance kit with DPF delete, cold-air intake, stainless down pipe plus other items.
Can you do EGR delete without deleting DPF?
Once you have your EGR deleted or disabled, a DPF delete should be next on your to- do list. Ultimately, it’s up to you to decide whether you should delete the DPF before deleting the EGR or vice-versa.
Will I pass emissions with a DPF Delete?
However, to answer your real question about passing an emissions test with a DPF delete is not so simple to answer for several reasons. In short, there is a chance that a DPF delete and Malone tune will pass an OBDII only readiness check. However, there is also a chance that it will fail big time.
Can you drill holes in a DPF filter?
– Drilling holes will cause the rest of the filter to plug up, and never allow it to regenerate. The airflow will go through the drilled holes but there will be soot that gets trapped by the filter. If you don’t have enough holes, you ‘ll build excessive backpressure.
What happens if you delete DPF without tuner?
If you leave the DPF on and try to stop the regens, the dpf will clog up and kill your motor. If you want to stop the regens you will HAVE TO DELETE THE DPF or risk screwing up your engine. You will also need a tuner /programmer to do this without harming your engine. There are NO OTHER CHOICES for you.
How do I stop my DPF from clogging?
Here’s our top five tips on keeping your DPF clean and trouble free. Drive Faster. Contrary to popular belief, driving faster could actually save you money in the long run. Use the right Oil. Get your EGR valve checked. Keep out of town. Buy the right car! Get clued up!