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Does anybody know if i can delete the DPF, without using a tuner or programer, if so how can i???, if not what is the best way to go, i love my new truck but the MPG are killing me!!!
to "BIG ANGRY HILBILLIE" HOW ARE YOU GETING 23MPG??? im ready to get that thing outa there
No way to take DPF off without a tuner or a DPF-r type device. Or you can take the DPF off and deal with a check engine light - but you'll need a Ford scan tool to reset the DPF counter and clear the regen.
It will go into regen without a DPF, and it will STAY there.
However, from what I have been told, simply removing the DPF doesn't improve mileage, you need programming to compliment it to optimize the mileage.
If you had a high-sulfur 6.4 truck, you could LEGALLY remove all the stuff, but the calibration for the high sulfur truck is a de-rate so I imagine it doesn't get much better mileage than a stock truck.
An I'm not getting 23 anymore, I'm getting between 19-21 depending on how hot it is out. Good fuel, driving habits, additive, and a mild tune.
thanks for the info, i assumed it could not be done, but worth a shot asking, anybody have any recomendations as far as what tuner would be best, ill post a new thread, since the info ive gathered from here is fairly old.