Diesel Particulate Filter Cleaning

High-quality DPF cleaning near you!

Here at GC Autos, we’re able to offer some of the best DPF cleaning near you. Nothing is too much trouble for our friendly, highly experienced mechanics and our smooth service is designed to get you back on the road as quickly as possible. You’re always our number one priority so, if you need local collection and delivery of your vehicle or our customer drop off service, just let us know when you book your appointment! We’re proud to offer one of the best experiences for DPF cleaning near you, here at GC Autos.

What is DPF cleaning?

This service is only applicable to diesel vehicles as the part in question catches the excess soot produced by diesel engines to reduce their emissions and impact on the environment. However, if you don’t drive faster than 40 miles an hour often enough, this soot builds up and isn’t burned away through a process called regeneration. That’s where DPF cleaning comes in! Here at our garage in Gateshead, we’ll thoroughly flush and clean your DPF system to remove the clogging soot and leave it running better than before!

When to book your appointment near you

If your DPF cleaning light switches on, it means that too much soot has built up in the system. If you can’t drive your car for a short burst above 40 miles an hour, such as on a motorway, the light could turn red. At that point, you should pull over and get your car into a garage as quickly and safely as possible. It’s best to avoid this situation as the repair bill can become very expensive, so book a DPF cleaning appointment with GC Autos before it’s too late! If you can’t force your DPF to regenerate within a couple of days of the light coming on, then its time to book a garage appointment. At GC Autos we use Carbon Clean products for this process.

At GC Autos, we have over 50 years’ combined experience in the motoring industry providing van and car repairs, servicing and MOT testing for customers in the Gateshead area. As an RAC Approved Garage and a member of the Autofirst Network of garages, our customers have the peace of mind that we are regularly assessed and adhere to a strict code of practice ensuring consistently high standards from the reception to the ramp.

To find out more about Diesel Particulate Filter Cleaning in Gateshead, get in touch online or call us directly on 0191 4774408

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Unit 13
Saltmeadows Road
Tyne & Wear
0191 4774408

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Opening Times

Monday 07:30 - 17:30
Tuesday 07:30 - 17:30
Wednesday 07:30 - 17:30
Thursday 07:30 - 17:30
Friday 07:30 - 17:30
Saturday 09:00 - 13:00
Sunday Closed

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