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FORD: HILLS AND BLACK SMOKE FROM EXHAUST..MAP SENSOR..FILTERS

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FORD TRANSIT CONNECT TDDI 75 BHP VAN.LOSING POWER ON HILLS AND BLACK SMOKE FROM EXHAUST,HAVE REPLACED MAP SENSOR AND ALL FILTERS NO DIFFERENCE,HELP PLEASE
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: UK Car
Expert:  Grizz replied 7 years ago.
Hi

I think my first port of call would be to clean out or renew the EGR valve. If this sticks open then the black smoke and loss of power would be apparent.

Let me know how you get on or what you think and we'll take it from there.

Very best regards

Geordie