Software enhancements are available to remedy inconsistency and confusion about the Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) cleaning cycle - “Regeneration” mode. The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) will need to be reprogrammed to add several enhancements, including a more reasonable driving experience during the cleaning cycle and instrument cluster notifications of the cleaning status.
Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) cleaning cycle on Ford F-250 Super Duty
Average mileage: 86,598 (35,000–143,000)
Engine affected: 6.4L V8 Diesel Turbo
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2009 Ford F-250 Super Duty- 6.4L V8 Diesel Turbo55,000Visitor
frequent dpf/exhaust cleaning cycle with severe loss of power
It says cleaning exhaust filter and smokes bad looses power bout every 20 miles I have to shut down engine let it set bout ten mins and start it back up and go again
2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty- 6.4L V8 Diesel Turbo110,000Visitor
Serious oil leak and extended regen process each 200 miles or so.
2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty- 6.4L V8 Diesel Turbo72,000Visitor
CHECK ENGNE LIGHT COMES ON
2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty- 6.4L V8 Diesel Turbo107,000Visitor
LOW FUEL MILEAGE, CONSTANT DRIVE TO CLEAN FILTER, CONSTANT WHITE SMOKE
2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty- 6.4L V8 Diesel Turbo63,000Visitor
Cleaning cycle stays on and will not shut off. In shop now. Two exhaust sensors bad.
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