Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: Ambient air temperature sensor location

asked by on

Fault code P0070 on Vauxhall Signum 1.9 cdti can you give me location of ambient air temperature sensor

My car has 67000 miles.
My car has a manual transmission.

A: Hi and thank you for contacting YourMechani...

Hi and thank you for contacting YourMechanic. If I’m not mistaken, the sensor is located directly below the front number plate in front of the radiator fan. If you look through the bottom grill you will see where it’s mounted. The loom is part of the front bumper one, including frog lights and headlights washers. It’s plugged on the front end, on the left side of the car under the headlight. Hopefully this helps! I recommend having a local certified technician replace or install the ambient air temperature sensor for you if you need further help.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: I poured antifreeze in my car and it's still blowing out cold air when I turn the heater on

Hello. There are a couple of things to check here. When the antifreeze was added, was the cooling system thoroughly bled (with the heater turned to "Max" heat and fan? There could be air bubbles in the engine or heater...

Q: MY GMC ENVOY 2007 CAR IS CREATING A NOISE ESPECIALLY ON BUMPY RODAS.SOUND IS COMING FROM DRIVING SEAT TIRE SIDE AND ONLY ON BUMPY

Hello, thank you for writing in. The best option is to recreate the noise and pinpoint where it is coming from. You can do a bounce test to test the suspension components. Go to each bumper and press down on...

Q: Rough running transmission

I hope you have not yet had the transmission replaced on your Fusion. Many of the problems you have described could be transmission related, but they could very well be symptoms of other components malfunctioning. If you have not yet...

Related articles

P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the P0052 code means This code is seen when the Engine Control Module (ECM) tries to control the...
P0240 OBD-II Trouble Code: Turbocharger Boost Sensor B Circuit Range/Performance
P0240 code definition Turbocharger Boost Sensor B Circuit Range/Performance What the P0240 code means P0240 is an OBD-II generic code triggered when the Engine Control Module (ECM) detects the intake boost...
How Much Does a Mechanic Make in Vermont?
Automotive technician jobs in Vermont have an average mechanic salary of $37k, with some mechanics earning a salary of $53k.