Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) Cleaning

Not All DPF Cleaning Techniques Are Created Equal. Demand Detroit.

Note: Detroit Reman DPF’s are currently not for sale or installation in California

Amid tightening environmental standards and increasing fuel prices, Detroit engineers have focused on developing innovative technologies that increase efficiency—at the pump and at the tailpipe. With Detroit™ Genuine Parts and more than 800 authorized service outlets across North America, Detroit is the clear choice for keeping your diesel emissions filtration systems up and running smoothly.

Developed to capture both soot and ash from exhaust gas, the Detroit™ Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) completely oxidizes the soot, but accumulated ash cannot be oxidized and must be physically removed from the filter. The Detroit proprietary cleaning process removes over 95% of accumulated ash, making it more effective than other cleaning methods. Detroit is the only original equipment manufacturer (OEM) to use thermal, air and liquid cleaning to thoroughly clean each DPF, meeting our own strict standards for Detroit Genuine Parts. 

A remanufactured Detroit DPF provides the quality you demand, combined with quick turnaround and no-hassle core acceptance. Detroit is committed to delivering proven technologies and quality components that:

  • Meet emissions standards
  • Enhance your vehicle’s resale value
  • Minimize downtime

Only Remanufactured Detroit DPFs Offer:

  • Proprietary, globally accepted thermal/air/liquid cleaning technology
  • An environmentally-friendly process
  • Automated testing and validation
  • Advanced shipping and handling methods
  • Fast service at more than 800 authorized service locations

Don't Trust Air-Only Cleaners Because They:

  • Don’t loosen and/or remove as much ash, which is packed into the filter substrate
  • Claim effective cleaning when removing as little as 30% of accumulated ash
  • Require more cleanings and less-efficient operation
  • Do NOT meet the strict standards of Detroit Genuine Parts

Reduce Downtime: Just Stop, Swap and Go.

When your DPF needs cleaning, choose a remanufactured Detroit Genuine Parts DPF for maximum engine performance, enhanced efficiency and reduced downtime—so you get back up and running quickly. Your particulate filter will be exchanged for a clean unit at any authorized Detroit service location.

No Downtime is Required for:

  • Stationary regeneration
  • Installing DPF into an air-pressure blowing machine

Our No-Hassle DPF Core-Exchange Process Enables:

  • Off-the-shelf parts availability
  • Quick-turn installation 

Every Remanufactured Detroit DPF is Backed by a One-Year/ Unlimited-Mile Warranty

A remanufactured Detroit DPF is the only OEM, warranty-approved replacement DPF for Detroit and MBE engines. Detroit will not cover damages resulting from use of a non-authorized DPF cleaning process.

DPF Maintenance Intervals for EPA 07

DPF cleaning intervals are established for each engine platform. When a specific mileage is reached, the “check engine” light illuminates, and you can replace your filter at any authorized Detroit service outlet.

Engine

Cleaning Interval (miles) *

Series 60

550,000

DD13

300,000

DD15

300,000

DD16

300,000

MBE 4000

450,000

DPF Maintenance Intervals for EPA10/GHG14

DPF maintenance intervals for EPA10/GHG14 engines are based upon fuel consumption with a maximum mileage range of 550,000 miles. Typically, the fuel limit is reached between 300-400k miles for a line-haul application.

 

 

 

DPF Maintenance Intervals for GHG-17

DPF maintenance intervals for EPA10 to GHG17 engines are based upon fuel consumption with a maximum mileage range of 500,000 miles. Typically, the fuel limit is reached between 400-500k miles for a line-haul application.

 

 

 

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