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Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (MAP Sensor) Replacement Estimate for Volkswagen Scirocco

Volkswagen Scirocco Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (MAP Sensor) Replacement costs $215 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
1987 Volkswagen SciroccoL4-1.8LService typeManifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (MAP Sensor) ReplacementEstimate$344.35Shop/Dealer Price$421.03 - $624.43
1985 Volkswagen SciroccoL4-1.8LService typeManifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (MAP Sensor) ReplacementEstimate$344.35Shop/Dealer Price$420.97 - $624.33
1988 Volkswagen SciroccoL4-1.8LService typeManifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (MAP Sensor) ReplacementEstimate$344.35Shop/Dealer Price$421.03 - $624.43
1986 Volkswagen SciroccoL4-1.8LService typeManifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (MAP Sensor) ReplacementEstimate$349.35Shop/Dealer Price$425.31 - $628.17
1989 Volkswagen SciroccoL4-1.8LService typeManifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (MAP Sensor) ReplacementEstimate$344.35Shop/Dealer Price$422.71 - $627.37
1984 Volkswagen SciroccoL4-1.8LService typeManifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (MAP Sensor) ReplacementEstimate$344.35Shop/Dealer Price$419.81 - $622.29
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Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (MAP Sensor) Replacement Service

What is the Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (MAP Sensor) all about?

In order to operate, your engine needs a combination of air, fuel and spark. Today’s engines are much more complex, and require sophisticated measuring of different elements to ensure proper fuel combustion. The manifold absolute pressure (MAP) sensor is responsible for some of these tasks.

Your MAP sensor measures the amount of air entering the manifold, the air temperature, and the number of revolutions in the engine. With this information, the car’s computer can adjust fuel and airflow to maximize performance while minimizing fuel consumption.

If your engine is not fuel injected, you probably do not have a MAP sensor. However, the vast majority of engines on the road today are fuel injected. For some automakers, the MAP sensor also serves a diagnostic function, allowing mechanics to analyze the performance of the EGR valve.

Keep in mind:

  • The MAP sensor is an electronic component, and can fail unexpectedly.
  • It is impossible to determine if the manifold absolute pressure sensor has failed with a visual inspection – it will require an experienced mechanic to diagnose the issue.
  • A failing MAP sensor will trigger the Check Engine light.

How it's done:

  • The vehicle hood is raised and supported
  • The defective manifold absolute pressure sensor is removed
  • The new manifold absolute pressure sensor is installed
  • The computer is tested and codes cleared with a scanner
  • The vehicle hood is closed and road tested for proper operation

Our recommendation:

While a failed MAP sensor won’t disable your car, it’s strongly recommended that you have it diagnosed and replaced as quickly as possible. Driving with a failing or failed MAP sensor can cause your engine to run “rich” or “lean” – that is, with either too much fuel, or too much air. Both of these conditions can damage the engine. However, there are many other conditions that can mimic a failed MAP sensor, including relatively minor vacuum leaks, so it’s important that one of our expert mechanics check the malfunction code and thoroughly inspect the engine.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (MAP Sensor)?

  • Erratic or rough idling
  • Delay in acceleration or deceleration
  • Check Engine light is on
  • Excess exhaust emissions resulting in failed emissions test

How important is this service?

Your engine’s MAP sensor is an important piece of technology, and should be replaced immediately to avoid potentially damaging your engine with lean or rich operating conditions and to ensure you’re able to pass your emissions test. If you notice any of the symptoms above, or your Check Engine light is on, have your vehicle diagnosed by one of our expert mechanics.

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Eduardo
18 years of experience
Volkswagen Golf - Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (MAP Sensor) - Houston, Texas
Super communicative, explained what was going on and why, got straight to work and finished ahead of schedule. Very painless and easy process, I'm a fan!

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Emmette
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Volkswagen Jetta - Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (MAP Sensor) - Falls Church, Virginia
Came out really quickly and finished quickly and car is back up at a fraction of the cost the dealer quote. Excellent service.

Anthony

32 years of experience
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Anthony
32 years of experience
Volkswagen Jetta - Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (MAP Sensor) - Atlanta, Georgia
Anthony was running behind, however he call me well in advance which was great. He arrived and completed the work in a timely fashion and I would highly recommend Anthony! Will be utilizing his services again!

Christopher

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Christopher
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Volkswagen Jetta - Manifold Absolute Pressure Sensor (MAP Sensor) - Tampa, Florida
Chris is an expert at what he do, Goes above and beyond. Would recommend anyone to him. Takes time and give you further information of what could resolve the issue. Good person!

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