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Old 7th September 2018
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Re: The Peugeot Diesel Pollutant Saga

Originally Posted by Naughty Nigel View Post
Well I am glad that was finally resolved. DPF systems seem to cause enough problems by themselves without intermittent electrical faults joining in!

Since our earlier discussions regarding DPF problems I have heard that using the wrong engine oil can create difficulties. In short the lube oil must be specified for DPF equipped vehicles and not all are.
Thanks, Nigel.

Regarding oils, it seems that one low in SAPs (Sulphated Ash, Phosphorus and Sulphur) are the ones and fully synthetic at that.

I forgot to mention that, during the limp mode month, I did three motorway runs, two specifically to try to break out of it.

The body is willing but the mind is weak.
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