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I have a 2005 1.6 allure diesel coupe. I was changeing from

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I have a 2005 1.6 allure diesel coupe. I was changeing from 4 to 5 and accelerating when a message said " antipolution fault " and the engine died. I pulled over and restarted the car as normal and oriceeded home about a 5 mile run. Should I seek advice please?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Peugeot
Expert:  Mark replied 3 years ago.

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Hello. My name is Mark and I will assist you with this.

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I would advise you have it checked as soon as possible.

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This could be a partially blocked dpf (Diesel Particulate Filter).

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This is located in the exhaust system.

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Normally it would clean itself when you are driving at speed on a motorway.

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If it doesn't regenerate then it can become blocked and cut the engine power. If it becomes severely blocked then it might need to be replaced which can be expensive.

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Having the car connected to a scan tool should indicate the cause of the fault.

Expert:  Zoe-cssm replied 3 years ago.
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Customer: replied 3 years ago.


it has been suggested that if i switch on and while the engine is running in neutral, if the antipolution fault message is not maintained i need not be concerned. is that correct?

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