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Originally Posted by bigandyd View Post
Been searching the other forums and wondering if the egr valve is causing the problem and may not have been cleaned. intend to have a look at over the weekend. Will the car run with it disconnected?

MOT is due soon at the moment it has no chance due to emmissions but I need to see what else it will fail on.
On petrol engines you can blank off the egr valve and it will still run fine.

Never heard it on a derv though.
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