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

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.

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Average mileage: 176,000 (176,000–176,000)
Exhaust & Emissions affected: 2.4L 4 Cylinder
2 model years affected: 2000, 2002
3 people reported this problem
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