AdBlock Warning

Parts of this website do not function properly with AdBlock enabled on your device. To get the best user experience on our website, please disable Adblock for this website (domain) on your browser.


talksy

Tdci's Without A Dpf

5 posts in this topic

Hi, a friend of mine has had several DPF woes with his Ford Focus 58 TDCI. Unfortunately, he wrote it off two weeks ago when he hit a deer. As luck would have it, he had just spent a small fortune on getting the DPF changed. Now it has been written off, his repair work has been futile.

He is looking at purchasing a smaller Fiesta. He has seen a nice 1.6 TFCi Zetec Climate.

It is a 56 plate with low mileage (26k). Can anyone tell me if this sort of model comes with a blasted DPF?

My 59 plate Focus 1.8 is a year newer than his focus of late, has an older lynx engine and does not have a dpf. Ideally he wants one like mine which does not as althogh tax is cheap, the repair bills on the dpf are huge and he does high mileage.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
 

Hi I think 2010 was the first year that ford put a dpf into the 1.6 Tdci 1.4 Tdci will not have one .Not sure of the date but if it is £30 road tax no Dpf ? £20 Tax Dpf I THINK?

talksy likes this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi I think 2010 was the first year that ford put a dpf into the 1.6 Tdci 1.4 Tdci will not have one .Not sure of the date but if it is £30 road tax no Dpf ? £20 Tax Dpf I THINK?

Thanks very much :)

DPF's are like an invisible tax lol

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Yes, correct advice there, no DPF's pre 2010 (in this country) mine is a 58plate 1.6tdci, and tax is £20 for the year :-)

talksy likes this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

As above, pre March 2010 Fiesta's are DPF free.

talksy likes this

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!


Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.


Sign In Now