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      05-22-2019, 12:34 AM   #65
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Originally Posted by Poochie View Post
Damn, I was rooting for you...

It was good while it lasted..

I never heard of a catless F series BMW without a CEL, it will keep popping up unless you disable the system with a tune.

I recently spoke to a tech at Dinan and he informed me that modern BMWs have 12 different checks dedicated just to emission fault detection. It was inevitable you would get a CEL.
This thread had people who used the defouler and worked long term with no CEL though, some reporting in at 2 months and 6 months, not all hope is lost for me, one guy reset it initially and CEL never came back, maybe that'll be me too?
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