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What Is an EGR Delete?

We offer an advanced exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) service solution that can completely delete the EGR valve’s software settings. This will stop exhaust from being redirected back toward your car’s engine. Essentially, it means that your vehicle will function as though there is no EGR valve there since the software it uses will no longer be present. When carbon deposits build-up, it is often suitable for the vehicle’s performance to opt for an Exhaust gas recirculation (EGR)delete. Still, diagnostics should be carried out beforehand to ensure this is the right way to proceed.

Consequences of blocked exhaust gas recirculation (EGR):

Overheating: If the EGR system is blocked, it results in a noticeable rise in the engine’s temperature.

Knocking: When the EGR system is blocked, your engine may give a knocking sound. This is caused due to high combustion temperatures on overheating.  

Stalling: When the EGR system is clogged and the emission of gases is shut off, stalling arises, which means the engine completely shuts off.  

Engine Light: Blocked EGR systems may result in a trip engine light or emission control light on their dashboard. As a result, the vehicle owner needs to take the vehicle to a repair shop to get the fault code scanned by the vehicle’s computer system.

Smog Test: During exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) system blocks, harmful emissions are re-burnt in the combustion chamber. The smog test will show excessive NOx that causes failure in the vehicle.

Rough Idle: Rough idle also occurs when there is a problem in the exhaust of a power loss in the vehicle.

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A typical EGR unit 

What Are the Benefits of an EGR Delete Service?

As mentioned, an EGR delete will only be beneficial under certain circumstances. Ask us if you think this sort of service will be useful to you and we’ll make an honest assessment. The basic idea of an EGR valve is to lower emissions, so this needs to be taken into account. However, a massing of carbon, especially on the intake manifold, can cause performance issues which deleting will solve. Leaving it could lead to the valve breaking down completely, something that would be expensive to fix.

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What Are the Benefits of an Exhaust Gas Re-circulation (EGR) Delete Service?

An exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) delete will only be beneficial under certain circumstances. Ask us if you think this service will help you, and we’ll make an honest assessment. The basic idea of an EGR valve is to lower emissions, so this needs to be taken into account. Amassing carbon, especially on the intake manifold, can cause performance issues that deleting will solve. Leaving it could lead to the valve breaking down completely, something that would be expensive to fix.

The Benefits:
When the EGR is blocked, it is overheated. Deleting the Exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) reduces the engine’s temperature and smooth combustion of exhaust gases.

The vehicle’s throttle response is improved, and hence the vehicle’s power output is enhanced.

EGR DELETE results in the improvement of the fuel economy. EGR valve increases fuel consumption as the fuel is not burnt entirely and is consumed rapidly. But with the removal of the EGR valve, fuel economy is improved.

The removal of EGR results in the reduction of oil contamination. As the EGR DELETE KIT helps improve the engine’s efficiency, oil contamination is reduced.

It also helps in reducing the number of Carbon Deposits in the engine. Due to the complete efficiency of the engine, fuel is completely burnt, and no carbon deposits remain in the combustion chamber; hence there are fewer Carbon Deposits in the engine.

Everyone has their own opinion about the EGR valve and EGR DELETE; it is good to keep the EGR valve and clean it, but some people should remove it.

Contact us today for more information on how exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) deletion kits can help optimise your vehicles and understand the full scope of Essex tuning’s services.

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It is not illegal to remove the EGR from your vehicle, however it is an offence under the Road vehicles (Construction and Use) Regulations (Regulation 61a(3))1 to use a vehicle which has been modified in such a way that it no longer complies with the air pollutant emissions standards it was designed to meet and is now an instant fail on a MOT.