Vauxhall Vivaro problems

I own a Vauxhall Vivaro van with a 2.0-litre diesel engine. The vehicle is displaying a DF059 fault code, which states the particle filter is absent. What does this mean?

Asked on 18 September 2016 by Gary

Answered by Alan Ross
We would think that the code is indicating a problem with a missfire on cylinder number 1. Check the injector wiring first as removing of injectors on this engine can at times be rather difficult.
Similar questions
My Renault Trafic 1.9 DCi glow plug light comes on and goes into limp mode. It also wont rev over 2000 and emits lots of white smoke from the exhaust. Can anyone help?
Our vehicle is a Volkswagen Caravelle DSG with over 70,000 miles on the clock. The problem appears to be the EGR cooler corrodes internally, producing aluminium oxides, and this then passes into the intake...
I have a 2009 Vauxhall Astravan 1.7 diesel. In the past few weeks the vehicle has started developing a smoking issue, which no one can find an answer for. The smoke is grey in colour, but the van doesn’t...
Related models
Vauxhall version of the Renault Trafic, reliable and well built, comfortable ride and a good all-rounder.

Value my van