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EGR MISBELIEFS???

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THIS info came from another site just curious what people on this site have to say about it????


Use a prybar or an alignment bar with a 90* bend on one end. take the two 8mm (not 10mm) out of the EGR valve. Rotate the valve slightly, place the 90* end of the bar under one of the mounting tabs. Pry up slightly, and POP! out it comes. Pick it up, and throw it i the trashcan. Call and order a CX-2020 from for an 05 up truck, or a CX-2056 for pre-05 trucks. Ford no longer endorses cleaning the EGR valves, not to mention the fact that it doesn't work.
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There ARE hundreds of people that are misunderstood on EGR deletion.

Are you aware, at the bare minimum, that the EGR acts as a boost failsafe for when the turbo sticks?

I am not going to get into the complexities of the EGR/Boost strategies tonight, it's late, but I will put something together for you guys to read.

I will be the first guy to admit the 04-up EGR cooler SUCKS..but I would definately not delete the EGR system on a 6.0

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This should be good for a train wreck. I have read for years now how deleting was the only way to go!

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kinda the way i was understanding till i read this

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Interested in seeing more myself. Ford techs are even deleting their own!! Mine seems to do better w/o

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does nobody have anything to say about this

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I say delete the cooler. Ive seen way to many coolers leaking when they role into the shop.

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^^^^????????? did you forget what you were gonna say????

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post back to the site you saw it and ask him to elaborate
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OP'er, you are saying to leave EGR valve, but delete only the cooler?

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