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Nissan Xterra Misfire and check engine light due to clogged EGR valve

Nissan Xterra Problem
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Model Years Affected: 2000, 2002

Exhaust & Emissions Affected: 2.4L 4 Cylinder


The EGR valve can become clogged with carbon, which causes the Check Engine Light to illuminate. This can result in moderate to severe misfires on acceleration and the EGR valve and passages will need to be cleaned.