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Re: How To: Install a new EGR

What engine was this write-up done on? is it the same for all engines? Im getting the P0406 code and having some erratic throttle issues. Dealer wants $180 just to do the swap, $240 to swap it and confirm my stating that was the issue.
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Re: How To: Install a new EGR

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Re: How To: Install a new EGR

GOing to get mine done too. i'm going to try it by myself!
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It's relatively easy, Paul. Just be sure to trim the new bolt down a lil so it'll fit (if you don't wanna take the alternator off) when reattaching. Mine took me 15 tops to change. Gl!!
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Re: How To: Install a new EGR

How do you trim the bolt? With what?
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Re: How To: Install a new EGR

I need me one of those! LOL
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Re: How To: Install a new EGR

Gah! Ive been wondering WTH that was and if it was expensive an or hard to replace. Gonna fix that once I find a how to on a Power Steering pump.
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Re: How To: Install a new EGR

Id like to add my story. Yes, the alternator was in the way of getting the bolt out. I didnt have cutter so I had to loosen the serpentine belt, then the alternator. After all said and done I installed the new EGR and was very disappointed that the CEL did not turn off. I still got the same code. However, I instantly noticed the throttle difference in the Jeep. It had more power getting up. Depressing the petal partially and mid get up depressed it fully and it got up more.

However, after leaving my friends house I decided to grab a quick meal through the Chic Fil A drive through. While waiting to get to the window I decided to run a DTC report. I turned the motor off and ran it, same code.

But then after about 3 minutes the CEL went off and hasnt come back on since.
Looks like it worked!

Now I get to replace the power steering pump Saturday
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Re: How To: Install a new EGR

Do you need three new gaskets or can you reuse the ones already there?
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Re: How To: Install a new EGR

well. i used the same gasket that is on the tube going to the intake manifold and after 20K miles it tore apart and caused a big vacuum leak that caused me to have problems. i suggest buying a new one.
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Re: How To: Install a new EGR

So is there an official parts list? I'm FINALLY going to do this at 83k miles.

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