Engine-Codes - Volkswagen - P1162 VOLKSWAGEN

P1162 VOLKSWAGEN Code - Intake Air Temperature Sensor Short To Ground

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What is this?
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|P1162 VOLKSWAGEN code 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 P1162 VOLKSWAGEN 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 P1162 VOLKSWAGEN code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1162 VOLKSWAGEN code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

|What are P1162 VOLKSWAGEN code possible symptoms?

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

|What is P1162 VOLKSWAGEN code meaning?

Intake Air Temperature Sensor Short To Ground is the generic description for the P1162 Volkswagen code, but the manufacturer may have a different description for your model and year vehicle. Currently, we have no further information abouth the P1162 Volkswagen OBDII code.

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