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    just a quick question what are the benefits of cleaning the egr valve ???

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    Quote Originally Posted by Madmarky01 View Post
    what are the benefits of cleaning the egr valve ???
    It is usually only required if the emissions limit has been exceeded or the car performance has reduced
    Over time the mechanism becomes affected by the variances in heat, and so may not move as freely as when new
    Equally, there can be a build up of unburnt fuel (coke) which is very noticeable in a diesel but not so easy to diagnose in a petrol
    Both of the above are the usual symptoms

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