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1996 Mazda Protege Question: Signs that EGR needs to be changed

 

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MazdaT1401, Spanaway, WA, June 09, 2010, 12:40
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Would the EGR valve cause the rpm's to go all the way into the red when I turn the car on?

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    June 09, 2010, 12:54
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    Sounds like the throttle is sticking, Probably should have it towed to a shop because the red area means that it revving too high and could blow the engine or cause a accident if it sticks while driving. You can find a shop here www.repairpal.com/directory

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    Visitor, December 14, 2010, 08:49

    Check the throttle postiton sensor

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