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    about 8 months ago i replaced the egr valve on my vectra and tonight i found it to be faulty again is there something else on the engine to make this go? do i need it? can it be removed? blanked of? does it cause any problrms? emissions ?

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    have a 'search' for EGR valve and you will find this topic discussed in great detail very recently
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    why does it make a clicking noise ? some1 told me to tap it with ratchet because they get stuck sometimes? do you need to replace the gasket if you take it of for a look?

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    you can reuse the gaskets, just dont drop them down the back of the engine when you remove it
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    does the fact that it clicks when you take your foot of throttle mean its not working?

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    not sure tbh.... never heard it on mine, maybe its just the valve opening and shutting?
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