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If the EGR Valve is stuck open , will this cause power decrease while towing ?


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Yes, depending on how far it is stuck open.
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don't know , i'm gonna try and get the sob out after work today ! couldn't get it out earlier ,but i found some tricks to try off these forums ....thanks


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is there a way to keep it closed ? wire it shut ? untill I can do my delete ?
will it hurt anything to make it stay shut ?


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I have heard of people tach welding it shut but I wouldn't recommend it. You will probably get a CEL with the EGR deleted or tack welded shut unless you have a SCT

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