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    Question cleaning egr valve

    hi everyone. ive got a 1.6 sxi 16v, just wondering how to clean the egr valve properly??
    Astra 1.6 sxi 16v

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    look in the how-to guides (click the blue link <<<)

    its all in there - albeit based on a different engine the principle is the same

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    cheers mate, i went on there but i must have missed it
    Astra 1.6 sxi 16v

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    its
    How To….. Remove/Replace the EGR Valve.




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    also describes how to clean the EGR valve, although to do it properly you wanna put it on a 12 volt power supply to get the plunger moving in/out and clean behind it, tends to get gummed up and then stick. Also replace the gasket, about a quid.

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    ok thanks
    Astra 1.6 sxi 16v

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