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2006 dodge ram 4.7 engine light on

I have a 2006 dodge ram 1500 4.7 litre with a check engine light on the code is p1404 which is something to do with the egr valve.i can not reach it to get it out.is there anything i can do to fix this

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  • danbrock79 Jan 25, 2009

    can i spray carb cleaner in the trottle body to clean it

  • danbrock79 Jan 26, 2009

    how much do you think this will cost to replace at the dealership

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It can be reached from the top of the engine. its just a real pain to do. two 10mm hold it to the drivers side head.

Posted on Jan 25, 2009

  • Russell Bailey Jan 26, 2009

    no that wont work...it will need replaced

  • Russell Bailey Jan 26, 2009

    it depends on the dealership labor rate. id really hate to guess

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