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egr oily

Car runs fine,but drop gear to accurate lots of black smoke til l req.speed reached,removed egr valve was oily (diesel?),any ideas?
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residue gathers over time.....clean it see how it goes for a month or so
make sure the pin that moves the plunger is freely moving

black smoke is unburnt fuel....a sticking egr lets hot exhaust into the inlet which will cause smoke.......
have u checked your air filter is clean also?
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