Remove intake manifold to clean EGR ports? - F150online Forums
Go Back   F150online Forums > Powertrain & Mechanical > V6 Engines (including Ecoboost)
Log In 

Remove intake manifold to clean EGR ports?

Reply
 
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 02-10-2005, 07:53 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: Florida
Vehicle: 2000 Ford F-150
Posts: 72
Remove intake manifold to clean EGR ports?

Does the intake manifold have to be removed to clean the egr ports? Engine has 120.000 on it and i am going to have someone do this for me. I already had it done once but this guy has never done a 4.2L Ford. It runs rough when i brake torque it. Already had the plugs and wires replaced and checked for vacuum leaks. Is this carbon thing a problem with the 4.2L? Thanks for any tech help.

Dave
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 02-12-2005, 07:51 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: poquoson virginia
Vehicle: 1981 ford bronco
Posts: 1,080
The upper intake has to be removed. The egr ports are located in every cylinder intake port. They have a 3/16 inch hole in them(that is the size drill bit that I use to clean them out with). Run the bit in the hole BY HAND ONLY! Then blow each hole out with compressed air and reassemble.

Robbie
Reply With Quote


 
 
 
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
97 Romeo 4x4, CHT removal questions.. pimpskillet 1997 - 2003 F-150 0 06-14-2015 04:30 AM
97 4.2l rough idle/miss at all rpms jazzguy V6 Engines (including Ecoboost) 0 06-13-2015 11:50 AM
My infamous cylinder no. 4 misfire - solved! Long story. DBuck V8 Engines 3 06-01-2015 09:57 PM
5.4 cmcv 330f150 Exhaust & Intake Systems 4 05-30-2015 11:11 AM
New Truck - Intake Manifold and Other Maint personmans 1997 - 2003 F-150 4 05-29-2015 04:51 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:52 AM.


This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. FordŽ is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company
 
Contact Us Advertising Privacy Statement Terms of Service Jobs Forum Text Archives
Emails & Contact Details