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by brennanbraund
Wed Aug 26, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: Polo 6R/6C Photo Gallery
Replies: 504
Views: 283503

Re: Polo 6R/6C Photo Gallery

ImageSilver isn’t as common I don’t think but my 1.6 tdi silver!
by brennanbraund
Tue Aug 25, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: 1.6 tdi glow plug flashing - limp mode occasionaly
Replies: 7
Views: 306

Re: 1.6 tdi glow plug flashing - limp mode occasionaly

Could any diagnostic tool do it the typical plug in and check or does it need to be a more advanced one? Thanks
by brennanbraund
Tue Aug 25, 2020 3:37 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: 1.6 tdi glow plug flashing - limp mode occasionaly
Replies: 7
Views: 306

Re: 1.6 tdi glow plug flashing - limp mode occasionaly

If the EGR is physically broken (i.e. the valve is stuck or the cooler is leaking coolant internally) then a remap without further modifications will not solve the problem. The DPF sensor is a cheap part and replacement is easy. It's not a guaranteed fix, but odds are not bad. I gather would it be ...
by brennanbraund
Tue Aug 25, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: 1.6 tdi glow plug flashing - limp mode occasionaly
Replies: 7
Views: 306

Re: 1.6 tdi glow plug flashing - limp mode occasionaly

I have looked at a remap service which also offer an egr close if I was to get this and buy a new dpf sensor does anyone know if this would clear my issue? Thanks
by brennanbraund
Sun Aug 23, 2020 2:43 pm
Forum: MK8 and MK9 (6R/6C) Polo (inc GTI) - Years 2009-2017
Topic: 1.6 tdi glow plug flashing - limp mode occasionaly
Replies: 7
Views: 306

1.6 tdi glow plug flashing - limp mode occasionaly

Hi everyone, I own a 1.6 tdi polo and recently the glow plug light has come on flashing, When i turn the engine off/on again the lights disappear then other times the engine light comes on with the glow plug light and sometimes goes into limp mode when driving. A colleague of mine has a fault checke...