Camshaft Position Sensor Replacement Estimate for Toyota Tercel

Toyota Tercel Camshaft Position Sensor Replacement costs $180 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$179 to $189
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $109
Average Dealer price
$311
Average Shop price
$220
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1996 Toyota TercelL4-1.5LService typeCamshaft Position Sensor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$188.02Shop/Dealer Price$232.05 - $331.46
1995 Toyota TercelL4-1.5LService typeCamshaft Position Sensor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$185.84Shop/Dealer Price$229.39 - $327.21
1998 Toyota TercelL4-1.5LService typeCamshaft Position Sensor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$185.84Shop/Dealer Price$229.34 - $327.13
1997 Toyota TercelL4-1.5LService typeCamshaft Position Sensor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$185.84Shop/Dealer Price$229.36 - $327.17
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Parts required for a Toyota Tercel Camshaft Position Sensor Replacement

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Lucas
12 years of experience
Excellent! Very nice mechanic, very helpful!
1986 TOYOTA TERCEL - BRAKE WHEEL CYLINDER REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE, PASSENGER SIDE)
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Grzegorz
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1995 TOYOTA TERCEL - OIL CHANGE
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16 years of experience
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1998 TOYOTA TERCEL - OIL CHANGE
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Chris
11 years of experience
Chris was very professional and courteous during the appointment. I look forward to working with him again.
1995 TOYOTA TERCEL - CHECK ENGINE LIGHT IS ON INSPECTION
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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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