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EGR question on 1995 maxima 3.0l v-6

I have a 95 maxima that had a feul injector go completely bad and pump fuel constantly into the cylinder. All is well and the car runs great after the fix but my check engine light is on the the code is for the egr. I replaced the valve but the code is still present. I was told by a mechanic that I have to clean the egr channel. What is that and where is it? Am I gonna have to pull the manifold off again? Thanks!

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You don't have to pull off the intake manifold. take the egr off and clean the port is all. then the code has to be cleared.the egr is on the right side of intake(closest to the firewall. you can use a small wire brush or old toothbrush to do this. also check the wires and plug and if you egr valve has a vaccum line make sure it's not plugged loose or missing. use a lil bit of carb cleaner to clean port. replace egr and clear the code a scan tool will clear this code. please rate this thanks

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