post #1 of Old 06-01-2013, 06:43 AM Thread Starter
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Can I remove?

Hi! Stupied ? Can I remove the EGR Thats on the intake manifold just below the carb, I made a piece of 1/4" alumn plate to go over the two holes and now it won't start? the egr was not working before I startedand the Jeep ran fine. Thanks for any help. Joe100

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post #2 of Old 06-01-2013, 07:14 AM
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don't know why it won't start but my EGR has been gone for years. must have knocked some thing loose while working on it.

Do everything with a positive attitude, it won't always work but you'll piss enough people off to make it worthwhile.

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post #3 of Old 06-01-2013, 07:19 AM
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As long as the holes are blocked off independantly from each other it will be fine. But if air can get from one hole to other you have crated a huge vacuum leak.

If the holes are blocked you have another problem as to why it wont crank.
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