DPF Servicing and Cleaning
We recover up to 98% of the original efficiency of the DPF, saving almost £12,000 on a replacement for heavy goods vehicles, plant or agricultural machinery
Darwen Diesels, already a major supplier of diesel fuel injection spare parts to the UK and overseas markets, is now providing a Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) cleaning service operating from our premises in Blackburn, Lancashire.
Our DPF regeneration service applies to most diesel powered vehicles including Cars, Light Goods Vehicles, Heavy Goods Vehicles, Agricultural vehicles, Marine engines and Plant which can all benefit from this extremely effective regeneration process resulting in considerable savings to you, the customer.
DPF Servicing and Cleaning Information
The simple answer to this question is that you can clean a DPF filter, but ideally you shouldn’t have to because the car’s DPF filter should be self-cleaning or ‘self-regenerating’ as it burns off soot collected in the filter and turns the soot into ash which is expelled.
In theory, vehicle owners should experience very few problems with the Diesel Particulate Filter, as it should be self-cleaning or ‘self-regenerating’.
There are several reasons why DPF’s get blocked.
The main reason is that the vehicle’s own temperature- based regeneration mechanism hasn’t been initiated. The car’s DPF needs a temperature of around 600c in order to burn off the soot in the DPF and turn it into smaller-particle ash which is more easily expelled from the exhaust.