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Leaking EGR Valve

Discussion in 'A4/A4 cabriolet/S4 forum(B6 chassis)' started by Quattro180, May 7, 2011.

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    My EGR Valve is leaking from both sides, do i need a replacement or should i attempt to clean it?

    If it is faulty, what problems does it cause appart from a bloody oily mess under the emngine cover!!
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    Id try cleaning it, then if no improvement replace it. Faulty egrs can cause many issues in the long run. Also ifs its leaking to atmosphere then its like having a hole in the exhaust pre cat which is never a good thing.
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    Cheers

    I guess it just unbolts?
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    Such as ?
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