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P1038 VOLKSWAGEN

P1038 VOLKSWAGEN - Nitrogen Oxides Sensor Open Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What does this mean?

P1038 VOLKSWAGEN Possible Causes

  • Faulty nitrogen oxides (NOx) sensor
  • Nitrogen oxides (NOx) sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Nitrogen oxides (NOx) sensor circuit poor electrical connection

First diagnose P1038 VOLKSWAGEN code

    Check the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded terminals.

Cost of diagnosing the P1038 VOLKSWAGEN code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P1038 VOLKSWAGEN code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

P1038 VOLKSWAGEN Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

P1038 VOLKSWAGEN Meaning

Nitrogen oxides (NOx) sensor - open circuit
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