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    Default Time for a new EGR??

    Hey guys and gals,

    My EGR valve has been stripped and the solanoid knocked out and cleaned a few times now and everytime it seems to get more fragile and less smoothe in it working.My car has started to idle quite lumpy since the cold weather came in and smoking at low revs when i put my foot down

    Ive got no fault codes comming up but i know its goosed so do you recon its worth getting a new one or just cleaning it again?

    Cheers

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    when my egr went I didnt get any fault codes at all,just rough idling and absolutely no pwer until the revs crept up to 2500rpm.

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    Ive got power under 2k but not as much as i used to when it was clean.

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    when my egr was needing changed the car seemed to be in a different mood every time I turned ignition on and off.

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    Quote Originally Posted by redross555 View Post
    when my egr was needing changed the car seemed to be in a different mood every time I turned ignition on and off.
    Thats exactly how mine is...it must be a female part as my misses is the same lol

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    dont fit a new one ,get it mapped out the cost will be about the same

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