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Old 12-17-2013, 03:30 PM
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A cracked DPF is a blessing :-)
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Took care of the issue, just put a H&S mini maxx and a flo-pro exhaust on, and deleted the DPF and EGR.
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180 - 225 miles between regens. Duration of the regen averages 20 miles, and by my rough (very rough) calculations consumes 2 gals of fuel to get the job done.
As perfectly described above the distance between regens will shorten up considerably if you do a lot of idling. I've read that it is less damaging to these engines if you stop and start the engine more frequently rather than allowing to idle.
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Yep, I'm also calculating between 1-2 gallons of fuel for a full regen with the lesser amount of fuel used during the hotter summer months on straight freeway. Overall it's looking like a 5-7% impact on fuel economy...more if idling a lot.

I wonder how the 6.7 fares...
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