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EGR Valves

To reduce or eliminate the amount of smog-creating pollutants emitted during the combustion process, the EGR valve recirculates a portion of the exhaust back through the process. This results in cooler combustion temperatures, which eliminates the formation of NOx emissions that contribute to air pollution.

Every NAPA® Echlin® EGR Valve is calibrated for precision performance. To ensure trouble-free operation, all NAPA® Echlin® EGR Valves must pass comprehensive quality testing, including computer-controlled bench testing for resistance, leakage, and response and flow rates.

  • Injection-molded high-temperature polymer prevents temperature-related failures

  • Palladium/gold/platinum alloy with Teflon® - based lubricant ensures very low contact resistance

  • Direct-fit OE replacement with expected lifespan of more than 16 million cycles

  • Stainless steel internal components and fully encapsulated copper windings and connections ensure precision operation and greater protection

  • Improved anti-rust coating on machine casting for additional protection against rust for maximum life

  • Includes mounting gasket

How to Replace and EGR Valve

In this video, watch how our ASE-certified technician replaces an EGR Valve on a Ford 3.0 Liter engine. Visit our YouTube channel for other installations and repairs.

Level of difficulty: INTERMEDIATE
Approximate installation time: 1/2 Hours
Tools Needed: 1 1/6" open end wrench, 10mm socket, ratchet
Vehicle used: 2003 Ford Escape
Part for the job: EGV994