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Old 04-23-2015, 08:28 AM   #1
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Default Benefits of EGR delete?

anybody performed this surgery on their saturns? i see some kits on ebay?

http://www.ebay.com/itm/161355694514...%3AMEBIDX%3AIT

any mpg gains? performance gains?

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Old 04-23-2015, 05:38 PM   #2
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anybody performed this surgery on their saturns? i see some kits on ebay?

http://www.ebay.com/itm/161355694514...%3AMEBIDX%3AIT

any mpg gains? performance gains?

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Cleaner intake manifold?

You'll see a MPG loss, and zero impact on performance, as EGR only operates at cruise speeds. The idea is to recycle inert gases into the motor to effectively reduce fuel consumption / cool the exhaust gases.
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Default Re: Benefits of EGR delete?

EGR was introduced to 1970s to improve emissions. It decreases peak cylinder pressures reached during combustion by diluting the fuel-air mixture with exhaust gases. The lower pressures decrease NOX production , i think.

The egr also decreases knocking at a given spark advance .
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Default Re: Benefits of EGR delete?

If you like the sound of engine knock you'll like the mod. Otherwise leave it be
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