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P3080 VOLKSWAGEN - Engine Temperature Too High

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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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 Notes

If 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: 1.0

    The 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 Description

Engine 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: Questions.
OBDII Code P3080 Volkswagen - Engine Temperature Too High -

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