2004 ford explorer

Asked by Jan 17, 2017 at 05:36 PM about the 2004 Ford Explorer

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Truck will start sometimes and sometimes it
will not. Code says i need to replace the erg
will this cause the truck to do this.

2 Answers

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The EGR valve can get clogged up with carbon and cause various driveability conditions. To long to explain here, but there are a couple to test you can do to check if the EGR is bad. Check the net, there are probably several "how to" articles showing you how to test it.

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Note: The EGR on your vehicle is electronically operated. Use the testing procedure for that one. A replacement valve costs about a hundred bucks. So do the test before you spend the cash.

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