1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

dpf delete

Discussion in 'Audi S4/A4/A4 Cab (B7 Chassis)' started by tubby, Mar 15, 2012.

  1. tubby
    Offline

    tubby Member

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2011
    Messages:
    43
    Likes Received:
    0
    hi does anyone know when a company does a dpf delete and remap on the dpf can its self do they remove the inners or have a straight pipe manufactured thanks steve
    #1
  2. GWhittell
    Offline

    GWhittell New Member

    Joined:
    Mar 29, 2011
    Messages:
    5
    Likes Received:
    0
    Hi Tubby,

    I'm going to Shark Performance tomorrow to have the DPF removed and a remap. It's been with Audi for fours days and the car has come back worse than it went in! I have lost all confidence in them so spending another wad of cash with them isn't an option.

    I think they're going to cut open the DPF, remove the contents and weld it back up again. I'll know more tomorrow I guess!

    BTW I have an A3 Tdi 170 DPF (well, for the next 10 hours then I guess it'll be an A3 Tdi 210 (no DPF) :)

    I'll let you kow how I get on....

    Cheers..
    #2
  3. tubby
    Offline

    tubby Member

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2011
    Messages:
    43
    Likes Received:
    0
    thanks mate im having issues with mine,im a mechanic so im gonna do myself and i have somone to remapp it,i was thinking the same remove cut open remove the contents then weld up let me know how you get on thankls steve
    Last edited: Mar 15, 2012
    #3
  4. N8
    Offline

    N8 Kowalski Details

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2007
    Messages:
    17,159
    Likes Received:
    686
    Shark HQ fella in Mansfield.
    #4
  5. GWhittell
    Offline

    GWhittell New Member

    Joined:
    Mar 29, 2011
    Messages:
    5
    Likes Received:
    0
    BTW if it's an A3 quattro like mine it's a pig of a job apperently. I'm quite competent home mechanic but it sounds too much work for my axle stands and stick welder!
    #5
  6. N8
    Offline

    N8 Kowalski Details

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2007
    Messages:
    17,159
    Likes Received:
    686
    Quattro is more of a pig, but no problem for the guys @ Shark ;)
    #6
  7. tubby
    Offline

    tubby Member

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2011
    Messages:
    43
    Likes Received:
    0
    n8 do you know how the filter is removed is the can cut and the inners removed and re welded,steve
    #7
  8. N8
    Offline

    N8 Kowalski Details

    Joined:
    Jul 4, 2007
    Messages:
    17,159
    Likes Received:
    686
    Not 100% sure brother, I just know the mechanic does his magic, and they are great & drive great :wub:
    #8
  9. bez101
    Offline

    bez101 Yorkshire & Humber Rep.

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2008
    Messages:
    8,735
    Likes Received:
    494
    i know a couple of places in sheffield
    but ur miles away in london
    #9
  10. Rick @ Unicorn Motor Dev.
    Offline

    Rick @ Unicorn Motor Dev. Site Sponsor Site Sponsor

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2012
    Messages:
    757
    Likes Received:
    124
    We can do it, but a little out of your way!

    Rick
    #10
  11. matthew999
    Offline

    matthew999 Member

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2011
    Messages:
    141
    Likes Received:
    5
    i had mine done by richard at rsh performance, he did it including an evolutonchip remap for 720. I have an A4 Tdi quattro and im very happy with it. FYI he said that he takes some buts out of the engine bay and it can be pulled up and out its tight but does come out, lol that sounds rude!

    cheers

    matt
    #11
  12. S3AMK20VT
    Offline

    S3AMK20VT Member

    Joined:
    Jun 3, 2011
    Messages:
    139
    Likes Received:
    9
    #12
  13. murran
    Offline

    murran Active Member

    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2010
    Messages:
    1,540
    Likes Received:
    34
    Last edited: Mar 16, 2012
    #13
  14. APAutomotive
    Offline

    APAutomotive Shark Performance Shropshire

    Joined:
    Mar 7, 2012
    Messages:
    81
    Likes Received:
    3
    You can either source a bypass pipe (miltek?) or cut your original one open & knock the internals out then re-weld.

    Quattro is a right pain to do
    #14
  15. devil_vas
    Offline

    devil_vas Member

    Joined:
    Aug 14, 2012
    Messages:
    32
    Likes Received:
    3
    Welcome in Bulgaria ;)
    Last edited by a moderator: Aug 15, 2014
    #15
  16. Baza1819
    Offline

    Baza1819 Member

    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2012
    Messages:
    254
    Likes Received:
    7
    Cost me £150 for dpf removal
    £50 for dpf delete
    £200 for remap !

    I think you's may be getting exploited with some on the prices your getting.....
    #16
  17. g00se
    Offline

    g00se Member

    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2010
    Messages:
    266
    Likes Received:
    25
    #17
  18. devil_vas
    Offline

    devil_vas Member

    Joined:
    Aug 14, 2012
    Messages:
    32
    Likes Received:
    3
    just for comparison
    we do it (Bulgaria) for £300 incl. DPF removal mechanically and software, remove catalyst and performance remap on dyno :blink:
    #18
  19. dantdi
    Offline

    dantdi ...

    Joined:
    Feb 3, 2008
    Messages:
    511
    Likes Received:
    4
    Seen on AMD Essex site they are now doing DPF removal now.
    #19
  20. g00se
    Offline

    g00se Member

    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2010
    Messages:
    266
    Likes Received:
    25
    or if its closer to you, you could try Simon @ AMD Technik in Woking, Surrey ?

    goose
    #20

Share This Page