Engine-Codes - Volkswagen - P1186 VOLKSWAGEN

P1186 VOLKSWAGEN - Linear Oxygen Sensor Common Ground Short To Positive

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What is this?
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P1186 VOLKSWAGEN Possible Causes

  • Faulty O2 Sensor
  • O2 Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • O2 Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

How do I fix code P1186 VOLKSWAGEN?

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 P1186 VOLKSWAGEN code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P1186 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.

Possible Symptoms

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

P1186 VOLKSWAGEN Meaning

Linear Oxygen Sensor Common Ground Short To Positive is the generic description for the P1186 Volkswagen code, but the manufacturer may have a different description for your model and year vehicle. Currently, we have no further information abouth the P1186 Volkswagen OBDII code.

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