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P3081 VOLKSWAGEN

P3081 VOLKSWAGEN - 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 Volkswagen Description

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