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  1. dpf soot levels

    Exhausts
    Hi all does anybody have any figures on the normal accepted soot levels in a dpf for a scenic 1.9 dci 130, also any figures on what the pressure difference should be. I just tested mine and mine has 43.80 grams of soot thanks.
  2. Soot in Clio II 1.4v exhaust pipe...

    Engines
    Good day... I've had my 2003 Clio II 1.4 16v since 2007 with minimal problems... I've noticed 'fresh' black soot in my exhaust at the tip, plus recently, a puff of black smoke when I made a hard(6000 RPM)change from 2nd to 3rd gear... Is this exhaust soot normal? Why is my car wasting gas as...
  3. 'Check Injection' when Idle and Constant 'Regenerate Soot Filter' - FIXED

    Engines
    Hi all, I have recently had big problems with my 55 plate Megane Coupe 1.9dci 130BHP. I had a lot of help and suggestions from the forum but the car's symptoms lead us on a lot of wild goose chases. The thread got to be about 15 pages long, so I thought I would summerise for anyone suffering...
  4. 2004 Laguna 1.9 dci problems, whirring noise, soot out of back and transmission isue

    Engines
    Hi, I am new to the forum so please bear with me. I bought a 2004 Laguna DCI in April from a dealer, had a few problems but nothing I believed to be major, exhaust blowing and quite bad body vibration, changed mid exhaust pipe and two of the engine mounts and car was good all be it a little bit...
  5. megane 11 regen soot filter remap

    Engines
    hi just to let anybody how has soot filter problems mine was all ways coming on even when driven hard, so decided to have the filter took out and the egr valve then remapped, and what a big difference now I can use 6th gear again and get mpg in the 50s cost £350 and well worth every penny so...
  6. soot

    Exhausts
    hi has anyone had the regenerate soot filter on megane 05 plate if so where is it :o
  7. 2004 Renault Espace (Petrol) poor idle and black soot..

    Engines
    Hi, just bought this 2004 petrol espace and engine sounds ok but it struggles to idle and feels like its missing when it does. There's a lot of black soot coming from the exhaust. Any ideas of any common faults ? Thanks.
  8. Soot filter

    Exhausts
    I have recently (two weeks ago) purchased a Megane Pr-lege DCI 130 E4. 3 days ago a warning came up saying 'regenerate the soot filter'. The dealer I purchased it from is not offering to fix this. Does anyone have any similiar experience of this? I am planning to take it back and insist they...
  9. How To Regenerate Soot Filter Using Clip? Fap DPF,Help!!!!

    Exhausts
    Hello I have read all the related threads and posts on here could some one write a Guide (Step by Step) Or similar on How To regenerate the soot Filter(on megane 2) Using Renault Can Clip Please... Your Help is Much Appreciated And I am Happy To Donate if It works
  10. too much soot on exhaust pipe from engine 1,4 tce grand scenic 2011

    Exhausts
    hello , could you check out exhaust pipe in cars with engine 1,4 tce ? I 'm driving now 2 months , around 7000 km ,with grand scenic 1,4 tce mostly on highroad (high rpm) but in the city as well ( low rpm and high gear) and I 've noticed a lot of black soot on the end from exhaust pipe ! is it...
  11. Renault Espace black smoke & soot !

    Engines
    :confused:Hi I am a newbie and find your extremely helpful. I am hoping you can help me. I have a Renault espace 2.2td 1997 R reg that i purchased a few weeks ago. It needed a new inlet manifold gasket which we done and has now started to emit black sooty smoke quite badly from the exhaust only...
  12. Check injection and regenerate soot filter warnings and turbo worries

    Engines
    Hi, I have a Megane 1.9 dCi 130bhp 55 plate it has done 85k miles. The check injection light appears when the engine is cold but after driving it for a few minutes, switching the car off then on again it dissapears. Also, sometimes the regenerate soot filter sign appears occaisonaly. Also...
  13. Overfuelling, missing and soot - MAP Sensor?

    Engines
    Hi everyone. My sister has an old shape Twingo which has a "Cleon" engine which from what I can see, was only put in Twingos and Renault Extra vans of the same period (C063). For the last 6 months it has been leaving a soot patch on the drive when starting and has got increasingly hard to...
  14. Soot on start

    Engines
    My sister has the old shape ('94) Twingo, 1.2(?) petrol. Lately its been leaving a soot patch on the drive when its started and although it sounds fine it can be a bit stroppy about pulling off from the bottom of the road first thing, hesitating but then recovering. What would this point to...
  15. what does regenerate soot filter message mean?

    Engines
    what does regenerate soot filter message mean?
  16. Megane 1.9 DCi 2005 Regenerate Soot filter

    Engines
    Hi, Initially (2weeks ago) the "Check Injection" warning came on with an accompanying loss of power and inabilty to take load. I sort of cured this by revving up the engine. Since then the "Regenerate Soot Filter" warning has come on. I booked this into Renault Birmingham for this morning...
  17. Soot Filter

    Engines
    Hi, Just recently bought a Megane 1.9dci and yesterday a message on the dash appeared saying "REGENERATE SOOT FILTER" Can anyone please tell me what it means and how or what to do to rectify this problem ? Any help will be greatly received. Graham.
  18. Black Soot on Inlet manifold - Laguna 1.9dci 2001

    Engines
    I took the top engine cover off today to clean the EGR valve whilst changing oil and I noticed a large amount of black soot on the outside of the inlet manifold. The area is the middle of the manifold, roughly where the vacuum bank is. From the pattern it seems to be coming from underneath the...
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