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I have changed the egr valve on the acura 96 rl it is driving much better, at first the check engine came on and i notice when i came to a start it would delay when accelerating or if stopped would seem like it would miss, after changing the egr valve it doesnt miss when in idle, however, every now and again while driving will delay very shortly when pressing pedal to start moving then the check engine came on and the code 0401 came up again egr insufficient flow what else can i do i check the small hose going to the egr it is clean?

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Possibly problem with the catalytic converter beginning to clog up and restrict exhaust flow but I don't see how that would directly affect EGR sensor. Well good luck with it

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