Had my 2.0 140 CR(Eng code CBAB) for 2 years now no issues with DPF so far
58reg 2.0tdi 140(WAS) S-line Monza Silver withSUPERCHIP BLUEFIN
S3 front grill/gloss fog light surrounds/rnse/gloss gunmetal wheels/EZ front spliter
How can determine the engine version?
I have no idea, I'm just looking at getting a new A3 as my 53 (8P) seems to developing every fault going lately. I was looking at a Mazda 3 Sport 2.2d but then I read about DPF issues and I thought I'd check to see if other engines suffer.
Is it a lottery whether it's PD or CR or is an age thing? I was looking for a post 58 plate, for the face lift.
Danny is right...the PD140 had no DPF unless it was specified on manufacture. The CR140 however have them fitted as standard I believe, but are not dogged with problems like the 170 version.
OK thanks for your help.