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Every now and then the car wants to stall but it does not

I have a 1999 toyota camry that is giving me a hard time removing the 401 and 402 codes. I had a tune up changed everything from the plugs, wires, pcv valve, af sensor because the car started to run differently. I saw a few codes that led me to change everything. These codes were 171, 1133, 1135, 401 and 402. I have already replaced the egr modulator, solenoid and the sensor but still the codes are still there. Help because this car is my workhorse.

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You have verified the EGR valve will operate when vacuum is applied so the valve and chambers are good..correct? If thats the case, then
your issue here is the VSV (vaccum switching vavle), these intermittently get stuck. Follow the vaccum lines down behund the intake, you will find the vsv located on the back side of the block just above where the drive axle mounts to the block.
Replace this VSV and the modulator valve at the same time, they tend to fail togather.
Good luck, i hope this helps...please rate me a fixya

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