How EGR Valve Cleaning Can Stop Stalling and Idling Problems

Get that new-car purr back again

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Socket/ratchet set
  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Rags
  • Shop vacuum

You may also need a small flat screwdriver for scrapping carbon deposits.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Disposable gloves
  • Rust penetrant
  • Throttle body cleaner
  • EGR gasket
  • Cotton swabs