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Old January 11th, 2017, 04:14 AM   #4575 (permalink)

Name: Dave
Join Date: Jul 2016
Location: Missouri
Vehicle: 2006 Eclpise GS
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Today I reconnected my EGR valve wires, and replaced the EGR valve. A previous owner probably had a bad EGR valve, and instead of unplugging the harness or actually fixing it, they cut the wires all the way down to the loom. Needless to say, I was getting about 23 mpg highway and about 19 city - with a GS.

When I replaced the EGR valve, I noticed some what I assume to be built up exhaust/gas/oil mixture. Reminds me of the oil that accumulates in the PCV. Should I have sprayed that out with intake cleaner or something?
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