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Wayne, Journeyman
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
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Experience:  worked on, Gmc, Macks, Freight liner,Mercedes Benz,,Ford, sterling
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Need information and installation of a egr valve on a 2007

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Need information for removal and installation of a egr valve on a 2007 Freightliner with a MBE900?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

HI I'm Wayne

I will help you with this

nothing to it 10 min job

drain coolant, disconnect battery remove wires and hose

then remove the 4 mounting bolts

Take Pic of the lines and wires

then just reverse assembly

I hope this helped you

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I believe we are missing some steps here? Coolant was leaking from the connection at the exhaust manifold and the parts involve many gaskets and seals and no torq specs for installation?
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.


If it is leaking at the exhaust end , then replace it

trust me, not worth rebuilding

as far as gaskets go, they come with new(rebuilt ) Egr valve

Torque on the bolts are 32-35 Ft Lbs

I hope this helped you