OBDII Code List

P3081 2004 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA - Engine Temperature Too Low

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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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
  • 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.

    2004 Volkswagen Jetta

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    Possible symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
  • P3081 2004 Volkswagen Jetta Description

    Engine Temperature Too Low is the generic description for the P3081 2004 Volkswagen Jetta code, but the manufacturer may have a different description. Currently we have no further information abouth the P3081 2004 Volkswagen Jetta OBDII code. Please post your question on our "Questions" section for more information: Questions.
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