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Weld EGR valve?

Has anyone welded their EGR valve shut when putting the blockoff plates in?

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There are a few guys running a welded EGR valve. It doesn't seem to present a problem as long as you are running a tuner that ignores the EGR function. Otherwise you will potentially set a check engine light (MIL to you yota guys) on some models.
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Thanks, my friend is putting the blockoff plates in, but they dont block off 100%.

96 350 Reg.cab 7.3 5sp. 4x4
3.5 to 4in dp, 4in strait pipe
4in Superlift w/ Airlift airbags on 315/75/16 Procomp X-Allterain W16x10Procomp wheels
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79 150 4x4 (my wheelin truck)
420ci M motor,c6
4in lift, 35x12.5x15 Mud Terains
was old driver too much $$$--6-9mpg of premium(11.5to1)

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