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    HI Guys,

    When reading the DPF saturation using Tech II or Vauxcom which is in %, is it better to have a lower % reading or a high % reading ??

    Cheers Ant

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    Saturation is the amount of soot sitting in the DPF in respect to the DPF's capacity - I should imagine. Don't know if that answers your question.

    I believe a regen takes place at 80/90%.
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    the lower the % the emptier the dpf is... empty = good, full = bad

    regen happens at approx 120% goes back down to 40% ish
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    Quote Originally Posted by plasma View Post
    the lower the % the emptier the dpf is... empty = good, full = bad
    Excellent - so mine reading 8% is excellent then!!

    But as I found out when I serviced it the other day - its brand new!
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    Thanks for the info chaps....

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