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What causes anti pollution fault Peugeot?

What causes anti pollution fault Peugeot?

The fault that will appear in the 1.4 or 1.6 VTI models without a turbo in the Peugeot 207, is caused by an incorrect fuel/air ratio. This can cause the engine to misfire, that leads to the anti pollution fault.

What does check your anti pollution system mean?

The Anti-pollution system warning light usually indicates the cars catalytic converter. is getting clogged. Your car need to get the catalytic converter hot in order to burn the rubbish out. It will not clear if the cat is not hot. A lower gear 20 mile or so run should start to clear the problem.

What can cause the anti pollution light to come on?

This warning light could relate to any number of faults. Fixing it could be a case of just cleaning or replacing the air filter, but you could also find that you need to replace a sensor.

What is Peugeot anti pollution system?

If you have noticed that the Anti-pollution warning message has come up on the dashboard, then you have a problem with the Peugeot Emission Filter (PEF). This filter is responsible for removing any harmful particles, from the exhaust system.

What is an anti pollution filter?

An anti-pollution mask is designed to protect the wearer from pollutants in the ambient air. It can be disposable (single-use) or reusable (multi-use). Since there is a large number of different masks, it is very difficult to choose.

Why does my car say check anti pollution system?

The check anti pollution system message will most likely be due to a clogged DPF filter. This is likely to have occurred during the current crisis if you have only been doing short journeys. This doesn’t allow the DPF to get up to working temperature and to clean itself.

What causes anti pollution fault Peugeot 307?

This could be a problem with regeneration of the soot filter. Check the hand book or, better still, get the car checked out by a Peugeot dealer.

What does check anti pollution system mean on Renault Clio?

The anti-pollution system warning light warns the vehicle user that there must be some failure in the engine exhaust gas filtering system.

What is anti-pollution system in a diesel car?

Due to ever tightening European emission legislation, modern diesel vehicles are being fitted with pollutant filtering systems that physically collect harmful particles and soot from your engine exhaust gases. The Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) will therefore become blocked with particles over time and with use.