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Service def system engin will not start in 380 ***** *****?

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Service def system engin will not start in 380 ***** *****? My name is ben
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Customer: Ram 5500###-##-####***** *****. Just put emmisions back on. Can smell urea like it is working truck runs fine. Code po49d egr cntrl positoon exceeded learning limit po405 edr sensor a circut low
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Dodge Mechanic: Chris, Shop Foreman replied 1 year ago
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Hello, my name is ***** ***** I will be assisting you today. Any other DEF codes besides those 2 EGR codes? Chris
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Thete was a couple unlnowncodes. But cleared couple times and they are gone.
Dodge Mechanic: Chris, Shop Foreman replied 1 year ago
Ok if there are no reductant/DEF codes, then the PCM needs to see that the DEF pump can build pressure and spray sufficiently into the SCR cat and then see a NOX reduction. If the DEF fluid is old, then drain and refill the tank with fresh DEF. If the problem continues, then you will need to go to the dealer so that some tests can be performed on the DEF system. Chris
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I can smell the urea out the exhaust. I have got to clean the egr to hopefully clear the po49d code. Is there any way to bypass the dealer service shutdown. Also thought about tuning back to no power dpf delete tune for couple weeks until new truck is ready. Without taking dpf off.
Dodge Mechanic: Chris, Shop Foreman replied 1 year ago
The dealer has a special WiTech scan tool that can extend the mileage and possibly clear the message for good. There is no user way for you to do that. However, I would clean the EGR Valve and use your tuner to get around this for now. That is probably the best idea for now. At least you can drive it without worrying. Chris
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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Damage to dpf if running dpf delete tune w no power but dpf present?
Dodge Mechanic: Chris, Shop Foreman replied 1 year ago
No. It will not damage the DPF at all. I see no problem doing that. Chris
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