MY 97 SATURN SC1 THREW A CHECK ENGINE CODE P1404...

  • Tiny
  • Anonymous
  • 1997 Saturn SC1
  • 191,076 miles

My 97 saturn sc1 threw a check engine code P1404 which is a EGR code closed pintil or failed egr took out the egr cleaned it with carben cleaner spray while pressing pintil put it back in and deleted the code drove a half a block p1404 code came right back drove for a week with service engine light on. At the end of the week check engine light turned off that was a month ago two daysago check engine light came back on put new egr in drove a half a block light came back if u can tell me whats the next step ti fixing this problem please let me know?

Monday, March 18th, 2013 AT 5:39 AM

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  • saturntech9
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  • 28,434 posts

Have you checked to see if the egr port was plugged? Remove the egr valve and start the car for a few seconds the engine should race an you should hear a loud exhaust leak?

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Monday, March 18th, 2013 AT 5:56 AM

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