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Camshaft Position Sensor Replacement Estimate for Fiat 500

Fiat 500 Camshaft Position Sensor Replacement costs $144 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
2014 Fiat 500L4-1.4L TurboService typeCamshaft Position Sensor ReplacementEstimate$174.01Shop/Dealer Price$205.20 - $264.33
2017 Fiat 500L4-1.4L TurboService typeCamshaft Position Sensor ReplacementEstimate$174.01Shop/Dealer Price$205.28 - $264.47
2015 Fiat 500ElectricService typeCamshaft Position Sensor ReplacementEstimate$198.61Shop/Dealer Price$233.47 - $305.53
2014 Fiat 500ElectricService typeCamshaft Position Sensor ReplacementEstimate$174.01Shop/Dealer Price$207.47 - $268.29
2017 Fiat 500L4-1.4LService typeCamshaft Position Sensor ReplacementEstimate$174.01Shop/Dealer Price$203.69 - $261.69
2013 Fiat 500ElectricService typeCamshaft Position Sensor ReplacementEstimate$180.51Shop/Dealer Price$209.71 - $267.34
2014 Fiat 500L4-1.4LService typeCamshaft Position Sensor ReplacementEstimate$180.51Shop/Dealer Price$209.91 - $267.70
2013 Fiat 500L4-1.4LService typeCamshaft Position Sensor ReplacementEstimate$174.01Shop/Dealer Price$203.52 - $261.38
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Camshaft Position Sensor Replacement Service

What is the Camshaft Position Sensor all about?

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.

Keep in mind:

  • Damage to the camshaft position sensor is often caused by oil leaks; if this is the case, you may need another part of your car replaced or repaired.
  • When the camshaft position sensor is replaced, the alignment of the timing belt should be monitored so that no fluids leak onto the position sensor mounting area.
  • Some camshaft position sensors will need to have their software updated when they are installed.
  • Timing belts, mass air flow sensors, and crankshaft position sensors can all trigger the trouble code for the camshaft position sensor.

How it's done:

  • Scan test computer for trouble codes.
  • Pinpoint tests as per flow charts.
  • Remove and replace Crankshaft Position Sensor.
  • Clear trouble codes.
  • Check for proper operation and test drive car.

Our recommendation:

The camshaft position sensor isn’t checked in most regular services, but your vehicle has warning signs for when the sensor begins to fail. Because it sends information to the camshaft, when the sensor begins to fail your engine will begin to have trouble. Your engine may have a hard time turning on, staying on, idling, or running smoothly. Your Check Engine warning light should illuminate as well.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Camshaft Position Sensor?

  • Car stalls or does not start.
  • Car struggles to accelerate (does not maintain speed).
  • Check Engine light is on.
  • Car misfires.
  • Car stumbles or sputters on startup.
  • Car runs poorly or runs rough.

How important is this service?

The camshaft position sensor provides valuable information about the camshaft position to the computer management system. The computer system uses the information from the position sensor to determine when to inject more fuel. Without the sensor’s information, the computer won’t inject fuel properly, and your vehicle will stall or sputter.

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Chris

14 years of experience
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Chris
14 years of experience
Fiat 500 - Spark Plugs - Imperial Beach, California
the night before my appointment, he texted to see if we could move it to an earlier spot. i had to decline coz i had to be at an appointment elsewhere and i wanted to be there at least before he finished. he arrived on time and started on my car, right where it was parked. when i arrived, i asked him if i could watch and he was ok with it. i had a bunch of questions and he was nice enough to answer them all. i thought he would decline so he could work with all his focus on the job but he let me stay and watch and learn. there was a moment when none of the tools he brought fit the oil filter bowl, the computer did not specify what size it was, so he had to do a quick run to autozone to get the right sized socket and he was back in a flash. i did however distract him enough to forget to check my tire pressure lol so that one is on me. i'd definitely recommend chris and his expertise and i'd book him again for my future car maintenance needs.

Ben

40 years of experience
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Ben
40 years of experience
Fiat 500 - Inspection / Diagnostics - Houston, Texas
Ben confirmed my suspicions that NTB lied to me about needing a new battery, shocks and struts - none of it was true.

Chris

15 years of experience
419 reviews
Chris
15 years of experience
Fiat 500 - Oil Change - San Francisco, California
At my door one minute early. Very thorough and professional.

Edward

31 years of experience
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Edward
31 years of experience
Fiat 500 - Oil Change - Atlanta, Georgia
This was overall an excellent service. Edward came in early and completed the work on my car even in the rain! Would definitely reccomend to a friend :)

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