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So its Good News - Bad News
Good News is - no damage to the car. I wired the Emulator properly and have no codes. The car starts and runs fine.
Bad News is- The car runs the same as before in Limp Home Mode. So I think it's safe to rule out the EGR.
Next is to do another boost test to see if I have a leak somewhere. Maybe a weak hose with a pin hole or cut in it somewhere. I had done a quick check once before and didn't find anything. I'll do a more thorough inspection this time and while I'm at it I may spin the valve like recommended or delete the EGR all together.
I'll keep you posted.