Paccar offers CARB-approved diesel particulate filters

| 2/2/2009

Paccar, the parent company of Kenworth and Peterbilt, says it’s come up with an aftermarket passively regenerating diesel particulate filter that meets EPA and California clean air standards.

The diesel-particulate filter will be available through Kenworth and Peterbilt dealers in the U.S. and Canada.

The company says the Engine Control Systems Purifilter can be installed on 1993 through 2006 model-year heavy-duty trucks from several manufacturers. No word yet on how much it costs.