Thread: DPF Removal ??
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      01-14-2011, 06:05 AM   #20
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Originally Posted by craig2859 View Post
No I have checked and double checked, the answer is No - it is not mandatory for a Diesel Car to have a DPF, as its emissions they are checking, not soot particles.

(I was advised on here however to keep hold of the DPF, just in case it does become a legal requirement in the future, which is good advise I suppose)

Even if it does become a legal requirement in future, they wouldn't apply it retrospectively, it would only apply to new cars built some time after the new law.