P1161 AUDI - Intake Air Temperature Sensor Open/Short To Positive
P1161 AUDI Possible Causes
- Faulty Intake Air Temperature Sensor
- Intake Air Temperature Sensor harness is shorted
- Intake Air Temperature Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
How is the P1161 AUDI code repair?Start by checking 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.
What is the cost to diagnose the P1161 AUDI code
Labor: 1.0The cost to diagnose the P1161 AUDI 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.
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- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
P1161 AUDI MeaningThe Engine Control Module (ECM) monitors the Intake Air Temperature Sensor. The ECM sets the OBDII code when the Intake Air Temperature Sensor is not to factory specifications.
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