1999 CHEVY TRACKER EGR VALVE

  • Tiny
  • mallon500
  • 1999 Chevrolet Tracker

Engine Performance problem
1999 Chevy Tracker 4 cyl Two Wheel Drive Manual 99,900 miles

cAN CAN THIS VALVE BE CLEANED-UP, OR MUST IT BE REPLACED [VERY PRICEY]?

Thursday, August 13th, 2009 AT 7:40 PM

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  • Jacobandnickolas
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Yes they can be cleaned. Most of the time EGR problems are caused by excessive carbon build up in both the EGR and the intake. Clean it and make sure where it bolts to the intake is cleaned too. Make sure the valve itself moves and seals when it is closed. But to answer your question, yes, many times cleaning them will fix a problem.

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Thursday, August 13th, 2009 AT 9:29 PM

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