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Egr valve my 2007 vw eos 2.0 turbo (67k miles) occasionally has a sudden heavy white exhaust cloud. usually under light acceleration and sometimes preceded by a "miss" or a "buck". It burns off in a few seconds. its happened 3 or 4 times in 2 weeks now.

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Have the turbo checked out as the seals may be damaged allowing oil into the inlet manifold during idle.

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Dear Customer,

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check your sensors 1st,all sensors must be good

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if all sensors are working good than check your engine firing sequence,some times happens when sequence was wrong,

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check your exhaust and carborator tuning pin that creates the batter combination for firing in bore for batter performance & less emitions ,so check is it ok or not than go to your nearest service center that havad certified mechanics,

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can you tell me the resistances in ohms of the EGR valve

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SOURCE: 2003 VW Passat "Oil Press, Turn Off Engine" and "STOP" Light

I would check the oil pressure sensor and the oil pump itself. You can take the sensor out and use a mechanical gauge to check the oil pressure. If the oil pressure is within specs, you need a new sensor, if not, you need a new pump.

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This is almost certainly a split hose - mine was the large hose coming out of the bottom of the EGR valve.

Speaking to a parts guy at my local Jaguar dealer, he said that the new part is uprated as Jaguar are aware that this is a problem.

The split allows more air in and results in the ECU changing the mixture and over fuelling - Black smoke is an indication of un-burnt Diesel. As well as the black smoke you may also notice a whistle/whine or sucking noise when you accelerate and a lack of power / lumpiness at around 2000rpm.

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