MERCEDES DIESEL FUEL FILTER PROBLEMS
Mercedes Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) Problems - YOUCANIC
Nov 19, 2019Are you having problems with your Mercedes Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF)? Maybe your local mechanic or even Mercedes dealer is quoting you $4000+ for a DPF replacement. In this article, you will learn more about DPF and possible fixes without having to replace it. Take a few minutes to read this article before spending several thousand dollars on
Mercedes-Benz Sprinter OM642 & OM651 BlueTEC Diesel Issues & Problems
I started this article shortly after Mercedes introduced the BlueTEC diesel in 2007. At first everyone was thrilled with the performance. Hopes were high. Great fuel economy and a “Clean Diesel”. The euphoria lasted a few years and then the problems started creeping in. At first it was oil leaks and Check Engine lights (CEL).
Common Mercedes Diesel Problems | CDI & BlueTec – MB Medic
Here are some common problems that affect many Mercedes-Benz diesel models including E350, ML350, GL350, R350, Sprinter, R320 CDI and BlueTec models. Common problems Diesel Particulate Filter. As Mercedes DPF traps and holds soot, with time it reaches a point when it needs to be ‘emptied out’. This is done by regeneration.
Common Mercedes Problems & Solutions | Tech Help
Common Mercedes Problems & Solutions. A plugged filter inside your fuel tank can lead to hard starting and power loss . Fuel Delivery . The pros, cons, effort, and expense of running your Mercedes Diesel on waste vegetable oil . Store. New Products. On Demand Videos . Digital Manuals. Tools and Supplies.
Diesel Engine Smoke and Lack of Power Problems - A Quick
Common Smoke & Power Problems: Engine runs bad - low fuel flow to injections. Fuel Filter sealing rings for 1977 to 1985 240D 300D 300CD 300TD 300SD ONLY . Always check engine compression either BEFORE or RIGHT AFTER purchasing an older Mercedes diesel (before is better of course!) $37 . 616 617 Diesel Fuel Filter Kit 1977 to 1985
Mercedes OM642 3.0 CDI Engine Specs, Problems & Reliability
In addition, the engine has a cooled exhaust gas recirculation system (EGR/AGR) and uses a diesel particulate filter (DPF) to lower exhaust emissions even further. Some latest vehicles may have BlueTec AdBlue urea injection for NOx reduction. In 2017, the manufacturer released its newest diesel engine - the Mercedes-Benz OM656.
Dodge Diesel Diagnostics - Oregon Fuel Injection
Diesel Particulate Filter. The diesel particulate filter traps soot from the exhaust to lower particulate emissions. During certain driving conditions the engine will perform a regeneration cycle, which will use additional fuel injections and the catalyst to heat up the exhaust temps to the point where the soot will be burnt out and form ash.
Sprinter Fuel Rail Pressure Regulator Problems - Mercedes
The Mercedes CDI series of diesel engines have an electronically controlled fuel pressure regulator mounted on the end of the fuel distribution rail. This controls, as the name suggests, the fuel rail pressure. It relies on the seal made between a single small O-ring which is backed by a split fibre backing ring.
Beware of B20 Fuel for Your Diesel Vehicle - Good Sam Camping Blog
Jul 28, 2016However, the engine or older engines have many problems that will come about if a raised amount of blend is above 5%. But the problem is that Minnesota mandated the B20 blend, which should put old diesel owners on notice. I own a 06 Duramax and GM has stated to me not to fuel the truck with any fuel above the 5% or engine damage will result.
Duramax Problems by Year – Prosource Diesel
Jul 06, 2021Fuel filter housing O-ring leaks; Water pump leaks; Overheating; Head gasket failure; LLY: 2004.5 – 2006. The LLY Duramax engine was only in production for a short time. It was nearly identical to the LB7 engine and emissions control parts continued to be absent. GM had fixed the injector problems by the time this engine came out.