Camshaft Position Sensor Replacement Estimate for Audi A8

Audi A8 Camshaft Position Sensor Replacement costs $173 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$172 to $182
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $102
Average Dealer price
$298
Average Shop price
$211
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1997 Audi A8V8-3.7LService typeCamshaft Position Sensor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$180.65Shop/Dealer Price$233.72 - $335.77
1998 Audi A8V8-3.7LService typeCamshaft Position Sensor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$178.60Shop/Dealer Price$231.29 - $331.89
1999 Audi A8V8-3.7LService typeCamshaft Position Sensor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$178.60Shop/Dealer Price$231.21 - $331.75
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Parts required for a Audi A8 Camshaft Position Sensor Replacement

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All about Camshaft Position Sensor Replacement

The camshaft position sensor monitors the position of the camshaft and reports that data to the car’s onboard computer system. This computer system works with sensors and other devices to keep the engine running. With data from the camshaft position sensor (CPS), the fuel injectors know when to fire. When the sensor malfunctions, the computer does not know when to fire the injectors and may not fire them at all. The faulty readouts may also throw off spark timing, which will affect the car’s fuel economy. This sensor is used in conjunction with the crankshaft position sensor to control ignition timing. It is common for heat and oil leaks to cause this sensor to fail, due to where the sensor is located.

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