Diesel Particulate Filter - DPF In Faribault, MN

What Is a DPF?

A DPF, or diesel particulate filter, is part of your vehicle's exhaust system. The diesel particulate filter is an exhaust after-treatment device that traps soot and ash in order to reduce carbon emissions. Diesel particulate filters trap this waste in order to meet the 2007 EPA standards. As the soot builds up in your vehicle's diesel particulate filter, it can get clogged, which can lead to various problems in your vehicle, such as a decreased fuel economy and a loss of power. If you notice these symptoms (and/or the diesel particulate light on your dashboard turns on), you can bring your vehicle to Mike's Garage in Faribault for a DPF cleaning.

What Does a DPF Cleaning Entail?

To start a diesel particulate filter cleaning, we will inspect your diesel particulate filter and assess the severity of the problem. This includes testing the blockage level of the filter. After that, we will remove the excess ash and soot with a sophisticated cleaning and drying procedure. There are various methods that could be used for diesel particulate filter cleaning, including hydrodynamic cleaning (using a machine to create a jet of fluid pointed directly at the diesel particulate filter) and heat treatment (placing the ceramic insert of the diesel particulate filter in a furnace for approximately 12 hours).

Family Owned & Operated - Your Reliable Shop for DPF Service

If you are in Rice, the 55021 area, or nearby, you can bring your truck or fleet to Mike's Garage for various auto repair services, such as Brake Repair, Diesel Service, and DPF service. Our Quality technicians and owner Dan Jorgenson are experts in all things auto repair and are continuously trained on the latest automotive technology and auto parts. We are one of the highest-rated auto shops in the area and can fix your Honda, Toyota, Volkswagen, BMW, or any other vehicle you may have. 

Reasons You Should Do Business With Us:

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  • Years of Experience

Don't hesitate to bring your truck or fleet to Mike's Garage in Faribault today! You can schedule an appointment with us online or give us a call at 507-334-2886. 

  • We have excellent ratings based on reviews from 271 satisfied customers.
  • Our services come with a 3/36,000 warranty.
  • Our technicians are ASE-Certified. 

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