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Black smoke from exhaust,no idle in warm temps-97 Nissan 2WD 2.4L

Truck runs fine in cooler, outside temps. As soon as outside temps rise into the 70s-80s, truck won't idle, it blows black smoke, and has poor gas mileage. I have already changed the mass air flow sensor and temp control sensor. Any thoughts?

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I had a 1995 nissan pick up with a similar problem, may want to try cleaning out or replacing the EGR valve.

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