Engine-Codes - Volkswagen - P1171 VOLKSWAGEN

P1171 VOLKSWAGEN - Throttle Actuation Potentiometer Signal 2 Range/Performance

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What is this?
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P1171 VOLKSWAGEN Possible Causes

  • Faulty Throttle Position Sensor (TPS)
  • Faulty Throttle Position Sensor (TPS) harness is open or shorted
  • Faulty Throttle Position Sensor (TPS) circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Throttle Drive electric motor
  • Faulty Throttle Valve Control Module

How is the P1171 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 P1171 VOLKSWAGEN code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1171 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.
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Possible Symptoms

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

P1171 VOLKSWAGEN Meaning

Throttle Actuation Potentiometer Signal 2 Range/Performance is the generic description for the P1171 Volkswagen code, but the manufacturer may have a different description for your model and year vehicle. Currently, we have no further information abouth the P1171 Volkswagen OBDII code.

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