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P1438 VOLKSWAGEN

P1438 VOLKSWAGEN - EGR Valve 2 Open Circuit or Short Circuit to Ground

Repair Importance Level: 2/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What does this mean?

P1438 VOLKSWAGEN Possible Causes

  • Faulty EGR Valve
  • EGR Valve harness is open or shorted
  • EGR Valve circuit poor electrical connection

First diagnose P1438 VOLKSWAGEN code

    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 terminals.

Cost of diagnosing the P1438 VOLKSWAGEN code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P1438 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.

P1438 VOLKSWAGEN Possible Symptoms

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

P1438 VOLKSWAGEN Meaning

EGR Valve 2 Open Circuit or Short Circuit to Ground is the generic description for the P1438 VOLKSWAGEN code, but the manufacturer may have a different description. Currently we have no further information abouth the P1438 VOLKSWAGEN OBDII code. Please post your question on the Q&A section for more information: AutoCodes.com Questions.
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