Regeneration of the Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF)
This is a discussion on Regeneration of the Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) within the RAM 1500 Diesel General Discussion forums, part of the RAM 1500 EcoDiesel Forum category; Originally Posted by Randman
Does the regen message show up on the standard el cheapo instrument cluster?
I have approximately 11,000 miles on mine and ...
06-26-2019, 08:30 PM
RAM Bronze Member
No matter , el cheapo cluster , or fancy cluster , no message on dash as long as everything runs within the
Originally Posted by Randman
parameters of FCA's tune , ==>> 66% soot in filter + required minimum engine temp , and regen happens .( takes 10/12 minutes )
exeption : let's say you are at 65% , stop truck , next few usages are all short runs , never bringing engine up to temp ,
then soot % goes from 65% to 80 % , cold engine produces more soot , at 80% you will see a message on your el cheapo cluster .
in a nutshell , that is the way the truck's computer works when it comes to regens.
08-09-2019, 05:39 AM
This is good and quite normal.
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