P3080 VOLKSWAGEN - Engine Temperature Too High
P3080 VOLKSWAGEN Possible Causes
- Engine low on coolant
- Faulty thermostat
- Faulty Engine Coolant Temperature (ECT) Sensor
- Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor harness is open or shorted
- Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
First diagnose P3080 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.
P3080 VOLKSWAGEN Tech NotesIf the vehicle is running hot, start by checking for coolant leaks at the thermostat housing area. If no leaks are found, then check the operation of the cooling fan. If everything checks out OK, replace the thermostat.
Cost of diagnosing the P3080 VOLKSWAGEN code
Labor: 1.0The cost of diagnosing the P3080 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.
P3080 VOLKSWAGEN Possible Symptoms
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
P3080 Volkswagen DescriptionEngine Temperature Too High is the generic description for the P3080 Volkswagen code, but the manufacturer may have a different description. Currently we have no further information abouth the P3080 Volkswagen OBDII code. Please post your question on our "Questions" section for more information: AutoCodes.com Questions.
P3080 VOLKSWAGEN More InformationNeed more information on how to fix the P3080 VOLKSWAGEN code?
Get Access to Factory Service Manuals
Need more help?Get the P3080 Volkswagen code diagnosed by a professional: Find a repair shop in your area
P3080 VOLKSWAGEN CommentsHelp us improve AutoCodes.com. Leave a comment below or tell us if the information above help you fix the code. What are the symptoms on your vehicle for the P3080 Volkswagen code? Have you replaced any parts?
Any information is appreciated. Thanks