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Old 01-11-2010
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i was talking with a friend of mine he told me he had his EGR deleted or removed and it improved his gas milage and power. would this have the same effects on my 4.0?
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you`re not gonna gain anything by removing the egr. The egr actually lowers you combustion temps.
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if you cap it -- get used to seeing a check engine light also..
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the egr adds inert gases to your combustion chamber helping you to lower combustion temps and improve MPG at cruising speeds
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Mine is deleted, felt a HUGE of power increase. Maybe thats because of the headers I put on at the same time... hahaahaha Don't delete it..... I was OK because I had Doug Tune it out, and I had a reason to because the headers I ordered didn't have an egr outlet tube.
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