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P205A VOLKSWAGEN - Reductant Tank Temperature Sensor Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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P205A VOLKSWAGEN Possible Causes

  • Faulty Reductant Tank Temperature Sensor
  • Reductant Tank Temperature Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Reductant Tank Temperature Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

First diagnose P205A 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 P205A VOLKSWAGEN code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P205A VOLKSWAGEN code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary by location, your vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

P205A VOLKSWAGEN Possible Symptoms

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

P205a Volkswagen Description

The Reductant Tank Temperature sensor is mounted internal to the Reductant Tank Level Sensor. It is used to control the activation of the Reductant Tank Heater as well as an enabler to the Level Sensor (which cannot read level when the reductant is frozen).
OBDII Code P205a Volkswagen - Reductant Tank Temperature Sensor Circuit -

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