Q: Egr solenoid

asked by on October 06, 2016

My car has 190000 miles.
My car has a manual transmission.

Check Engine Light is on Inspection $79.99 - $89.99 Get a Quote

Hi there. Once these parts are replaced you need to do the test procedure with the same plug otherwise the light will remain on. If you did the reset then the circuit will need to be tested. It can also be a clog in the EGR port. I would usually check this when the EGR valve is off. If the ports were clean then testing of the circuit needs to be done as it can be the computer or simply a wiring issue.

If you need assistance with the diagnoses of your Check Engine Light, consider YourMechanic, as a certified mechanic can come to your home or office to inspect and repair this issue.

The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

What others are asking

P0442

As you may already know, this may be related to a faulty or leaking gas cap, however this can also be related to several other factors such as the following: A non-conforming gas cap (i.e. not factory/original brand) A...

VSC and Traction control lights on after wheel alignment. Unable to reset/recalibrate

A faulted sensor like the steering angle sensor can cause these systems to malfunction. A steering angle reset is required with an alignment on these vehicles and involves a procedure that includes disconnecting the battery. If you'd like a fresh...

Check engine light

Hello. P0171 is the trouble code for a lean condition at bank 1. This can be caused by a wide variety of issues, primarily issues with the engine management or fuel systems, and therefore can sometimes be difficult to diagnose....

Can I Look Up What Trouble Codes Mean?

When your Check Engine Light comes on or flashes on the dash for you it is indicating there is a problem in one of the vehicle systems and has set a trouble code stored in one of the modules’ memory....

Sputtering, loss of power, and check engine light came on.

Hi there. Check to see what type of fuel you got for your vehicle. The LS 460 is required to have a minimum of 91 octane. If the octane was less than 91 or really high of 95 to 99,...

Transmission P0932 error code in fiat bravo 120 tjet

This is a code related to the hydraulic pressure sensor in the transmission. As you may know, automatic transmissions use pressurized hydraulic fluid to change gears. Every time a gear change is required, the car's computer activates a transmission solenoid,...

Can a defective catalytic converter cause clutch failure?

To answer your question, a catalytic converter cannot cause clutch failure. You have a series of independent failures, which is not very common for vehicles with less than 100,000 miles. I would take your 2013 Chevrolet Cruze back to the...

Small Evap emissions leak on a Subaru Impreza

The gas caps are really common for the P0442 code. A gas cap costs like eight bucks. Get another gas cap and put it on and pray that it's that. Because if it's not that, it is generally time to...

Engine light came on! Upper radiator hose blue!

Hello. The Check Engine Light will need to have a scanner connected to it and retrieve any stored codes that may have been caused by the overheating when the hose blew out. Once the codes are retrieved then the codes...

Related articles

P2293 OBD-II Trouble Code: Fuel Pressure Regulator 2 Performance
P2293 code definition Fuel Pressure Regulator 2 Performance What the P2293 code means P2293 is an OBD-II generic code for the Engine...
P0276 OBD-II Trouble Code: Intermediate Shaft Speed Sensor C Circuit
P0276 means the #6 injector circuit having a low voltage due to loose, faulty, dirty or plugged fuel injector.
P0524 OBD-II Trouble Code: Engine Oil Pressure Too Low
P0524 means there is an abnormally low oil pressure reading often due to defective engine components or incorrect oil viscosity.