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Does my BMW have a DPF

BMW began fitting Diesel Particulate Filters to their larger diesel engines in 2004 / 5, and their roll out started with any model which uses the popular 3.0 Diesel Engine. In addition 4×4 / SUV vehicles such as the X3 … Continue reading

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Cars without a DPF

The fitting of a Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) became compulsory during the introduction of Euro 5 emissions legislation introduced in 2008 although some larger Diesel engines used in Automatics and 4×4’s had DPF’s fitted much earlier in order to comply … Continue reading


Does my car have a Dpf

Dpf, diesel particulate filters became a legal requirement in order for diesel cars to meet Euro 5 specification, which was introduced throughout Europe in 2009, and so if you have a diesel car, with a factory build date after 2008, … Continue reading