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Old 06-05-2010, 06:33 PM
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Question EGR Code

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I have an error code E0404 EGR valve/performance. What does this take to fix, the guy at the shop suggested I take it to the dealer, but that seems a little extreme. Has anyone else had this before?

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Old 06-05-2010, 06:49 PM
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The EGR valve either needs to be cleaned or replaced.
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it could cost about $300 -400 at the dealership, they charge you for reading the code, investigating, parts, & labor
if you can, make sure the EGR valve is clean, a dirty EGR valve can trip the code too, how are the hoses or lines going to the valve, any pin hole leaks?
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where is located in our trucks any 1 get a picture i dont know what it is either i know what does
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It's on the right front cylinder head. Changing it involves 4 bolts and only takes a little while. IF you PCM has stored an EGR code you can pretty much bet the valve itself is bad.
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where is located in our trucks any 1 get a picture i dont know what it is either i know what does
You're kidding me, right?
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I threw an EGR Code a few weeks back, I just reset it and was good to go, hasn't thrown again since!
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Thanks all. I will throw a new one in today!

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no i am not i dont know
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