At Rolling Hills Honda, we provide world-class EGR Valve Service for all Honda makes and models with an internal combustion engine. You probably have never considered your vehicle’s EGR Valve until you start experiencing engine performance problems related to the defect. No matter if the EGR Valve is clogged with filth or has gotten damaged, we can restore your vehicle to peak engine efficiency and performance with our world-class EGR Valve Service.
If you have a Honda car, truck, van, or SUV with an EGR Valve full of carbon buildup or damages from exhaust gases, we invite you to our Honda Service Center for your much-needed EGR Valve Service. Our Service Center is conveniently located in St. Joseph, MO near Elwood, KS, and Savannah, MO.
EGR stands for Exhaust Gas Recirculation, and it helps to recycle unburned fuel exiting the engine at the exhaust manifold. New EGR Valves help the engine recycle up to 15% of the fuel that would otherwise blow out the exhaust, which ultimately helps your vehicle get better fuel efficiency while saving you money in fuel cost.
The EGR Valve is essential because it helps ensure that fuel is burned efficiently while also decreasing harmful gas byproducts and toxic gasses from escaping the exhaust system. The EGR Valve must be able to open and close as needed to get its essential job done; however, due to the nature of its work handling toxic gasses full of airborne particulates, it can get clogged, and its inner workings can get damaged. The benefits of a new EGR Valve include reduced emissions, efficient throttle response, and extended engine life by controlling exposure to extreme temperatures.
A faulty EGR Valve usually comes with engine performance problems that signal the driver about the defect. The telltale signs of an EGR Valve problem are related to engine performance with the ultimate consequences being terrible fuel efficiency and spending too much on fuel than necessary. The following are signs of a faulty EGR: