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Old 02-26-2014, 10:47 PM
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EGR Problem!

Hello all,

My car was diagnosed with an EGR problem. I replaced the EGR, however, the light came back on a few days later. I followed the EGR thread and heard that I should drill holes in the port plugs and clean from inside to make the light go away.

ANYONE done this with tutorial or pics?

Any other way to get the plugs out besides a pull hammer? (drill a screw and pull it out maybe)

Did the light go off after?


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Re: EGR Problem!

You can use a screw and hammer method. Is it better than a slide hammer? No.

Yes cleaning the ports fixes the issue.

No you cannot rush this.

Yes you need to replace the plugs from Honda.

Yes there is a full writeup with photos - use google.
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^^ to add... there's probably a you tube.
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Re: EGR Problem!

I did this not too long ago, CEL was on and horrible gas mileage. drill a hole in each plug, screw in a screw, go rent a pull hammer, take out plugs, clean, put new plugs in.
and your light will go off.
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Isn't there a day for this? Brb will search

Edit: found it ENG: Cleaning EGR Valve/Ports video
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