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    confused where is the EGR valve

    HI everyone amongst the troubles i'm having with my 2003 1.8 SXi its ticking over really lumpy (like its firing on three)so i thought i would clean the EGR valve but i cant find it lol, can anyone advise please
    cheers Ade. p.s I don't know what i would do without you guys cheers again Ade

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    thought EGR valves were deisel ??? you tried changing your spark plugs

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    yeh done all the plugs !!!!!!!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by soulman View Post
    thought EGR valves were deisel ??? you tried changing your spark plugs

    some petrols have them too do 1.8s have a egr?

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    I was wonderin could it be the air flow meter cuasin it to be lumpy on tickover????
    it still goes like stink when you drivin around

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    Quote Originally Posted by soulman View Post
    thought EGR valves were deisel ??? you tried changing your spark plugs
    Mine is water cooled ....................... .................

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tadpole View Post
    Mine is water cooled ....................... .................

    Sure is mate and it stays hot for along time after the engine is switched off as I found out Hot hot hot

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sean-2.2Direct View Post
    Sure is mate and it stays hot for along time after the engine is switched off as I found out Hot hot hot
    ..... .. .... .... ....... ..........

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tadpole View Post
    ..... .. .... .... ....... ..........

    well just imagin me unbolting it grabbing it and throwing it up and down as its really really hot

    Im just nuts alittle bit of pain does not bother me

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sean-2.2Direct View Post
    well just imagin me unbolting it grabbing it and throwing it up and down as its really really hot

    Im just nuts alittle bit of pain does not bother me
    ..................... ................... EGR valve etc ..............

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