Everything listed under: 480A 481A

  • BMW DPF Blocked?

    BMW introduced DPF - Diesel particulate filters around 2004 and eventually phased them in to the entire diesel range. If you drive a post 2006 BMW diesel then you probably have a DPF fitted!A Diesel particulate filter gathers, diesel particulates. These particles (carbon) get caught in the filter and begin to build up, eventually getting to a point at which the car will attempt a regeneration.   Read More...

  • 480A, 481A Fault Codes, DPF Blocked

    Important DPF news, MOT changes 2018:As of May 2018 a removed DPF is now an instant MOT Fail, the check is not only visual but the emissions test limits have been drastically lowered. If your vehicle has had the DPF removed, contact us for solutions to get your car legal.One of the more common sets of fault codes we see come from the BMW diesel engines produced after around 2005/2006. They relate to the Diesel Particulate Filter otherwise known as the DPF. These fault codes are 480A and 481...  Read More...