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So the links say the repair is going to take 4 1/2 hours with removal of intake manifold to get to the EGR valve. The steps show this will be a major pain inn the ass for a future DIY EGR repair or cleaning of deposits from the system.
Indeed..
That`s a pretty involved repair based on the number of gaskets to be replaced due to dismantling...
Basically they have to remove everything in front of the engine!

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Also, I noticed that part of the test involves a balloon. That's pretty low-tech. I would've thought that Toyota and its suppliers would have had more quality baked in to their components by now.
If it works well and is cheap to operate, why not.
Imagine a precise tool that has to be calibrated to measure that pressure when all that`s needed is to see if the pressure is positive or negative...
 
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