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February 14, 2011, 1:55 pm

Mark C

Question: Heavy exhaust odor

When running at engine temp the odor can be strong even at a red light. Car is hard to start after the 4th or 5th start of the same day. EGR and PVC are new. Code 032 on dash tells me one of these may be stuck open or closed. Thanks, Otherwise ,car is spotless and a gem for age.Thanks, Mark.

February 16, 2011, 6:59 pm

Richard W
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I would check for exhaust leaks first. Then I would check the EGR. If the EGR is opened it will cause a the car to run rich. That would cause the smell.

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