egr vavle bloing hot air out of it

Asked by May 24, 2015 at 02:58 PM about the 2002 Mercury Cougar 2 Dr V6 Hatchback

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I own a 2002 cougar I was driving to work today and it had no power. I was almost to
worked got it to my job. The egr vaule in the back is blowing hot air out of it. I don't know
what to do. I replaced the egr vaule because I thought it was stuck open with no change.
Please help

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spray the area around it with carb cleaner and see if the idle changes..

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