Engine-Codes - Volkswagen - P1292 VOLKSWAGEN

P1292 VOLKSWAGEN - Engine Coolant Thermostat Open Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P1292 VOLKSWAGEN Possible Causes

  • Faulty Coolant Thermostat
  • Faulty Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor
  • Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P1292 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 P1292 VOLKSWAGEN code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1292 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)

P1292 VOLKSWAGEN Meaning

Engine Coolant Thermostat Open Circuit is the generic description for the P1292 Volkswagen code, but the manufacturer may have a different description for your model and year vehicle. Currently, we have no further information abouth the P1292 Volkswagen OBDII code.

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