May 31, 2017 · EGR delete kit, maybe mapping out too unless you use a small pipe to trick the ECU. 1.9tdi 205bhp 360ft-lb b6 to b7 build thread. DieselJake, May 31, 2017 #2. Feb 24, 2012 · 'Personally I would remove the blanking plate, other than stopping the EGR from getting clogged up there isn't really and benefits from having it blanked off, after all at the end of the day the engine was configured to work with the EGR and re-burn the fuel when it passed through the EGR and back into the cylinders'.
EGR delete is worth 0 hp. Its off above about 50% throttle. It helps keep the combustion temps down, increases mpg, and makes cleaner emissions. The only possible reason to delete it is to clean up the engine bay on a show car.