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    i keep getting an error code p2279 on my mates vectra 1.9 cdti (120), does this relate to a general leak or is it turbo related

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    Vehicle : Signum 2.0 DTi

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    Sounds like you have a leak in your hose system , check all your hoses from the maf around through the intercooler to the turbo , just have some one rev the engine for you then look out for signs of a hose blowing should be evidence of oil also around any kind of split
    Driving vauxhall,s for 30 + years
    and still loving it

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    2279 is normally dpf blocked or egr stuck open ....

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    2279-11 was a blocked DPF on mine...despite what the description is....
    Benny was right as usual!

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