Engine-Codes - Volkswagen - P1189 VOLKSWAGEN

P1189 VOLKSWAGEN - Linear O2 Sensor Compensation Resistor Short to B+

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What is this?
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P1189 VOLKSWAGEN Possible Causes

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

How is the P1189 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 P1189 VOLKSWAGEN code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1189 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)

P1189 VOLKSWAGEN Meaning

The Engine Control Module (ECM) monitors the Linear O2 Sensor Compensation Resistor. The ECM sets the OBDII code when the Linear O2 Sensor Compensation Resistor is not to factory specifications.

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