P1161 - Intake Air Temperature Sensor Open/Short To Positive

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

P1161 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Intake Air Temperature Sensor
  • Intake Air Temperature Sensor harness is shorted
  • Intake Air Temperature Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

How do I fix code P1161

    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 connector's pins.

Cost of diagnosing the P1161 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P1161 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.

P1161 Possible Symptoms

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

P1161 Meaning

Intake Air Temperature Sensor Open/Short To Positive is the generic description for the P1161 code, but the manufacturer may have a different description. Currently we have no further information abouth the P1161 OBDII code. Please post your question on the Q&A section for more information: AutoCodes.com Questions.
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