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How much does Barometric Sensor Replacement cost?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to. Our mechanics are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office.

Cars Estimate Parts Cost Labor Cost Savings Average Dealer Price
2013 Ford Taurus $215 $144.69 $70.00 14% $252.19
2013 Volkswagen Jetta $227 $157.48 $70.00 14% $264.98
2004 Toyota Avalon $212 $142.10 $70.00 15% $249.60
2004 BMW 545i $222 $96.08 $126.00 23% $289.58
2013 BMW 650i $487 $206.98 $280.00 23% $636.98
2011 Chevrolet Corvette $121 $51.36 $70.00 23% $158.86

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Barometric Sensor Replacement Service

What is the Barometric Sensor all about?

The internal combustion engine is just a massive air pump. It’s designed to suck in air in order to combine it with fuel, and then ignite it with a spark. The resulting explosion moves a piston, which turns the camshaft, and creates motive power that eventually makes its way to your wheels. Given the importance of the right airflow into your engine, manufacturers came up with a way to measure air density. The barometric sensor works with your car’s MAP (manifold pressure) sensor to help determine pressure, density and other factors, and then communicate that information to the computer so it can make decisions regarding airflow and fuel mixture.

The barometric sensor is an electronic component, and it’s subject to wear and tear, high heat levels and other threats that will eventually cause it to fail through normal use.

Keep in mind:

  • The barometric sensor is not inspected during routine maintenance.
  • Depending on where the sensor is located on your particular vehicle, careless handling during replacement of the air filter could inadvertently damage it.
  • MAP sensor failure can mimic barometric pressure sensor failure.

How it's done:

  • The barometric sensor is verified that it needs to be replaced. The sensor is then disconnected.
  • The defective barometric sensor is removed from the bracket.
  • The new barometric sensor is installed onto the bracket and secured.
  • The barometric sensor is connected, tested, and scanned for proper operation.
  • The vehicle is tested to ensure proper operation of the barometric sensor.

Our recommendation:

It's critical for the engine to have the right air/fuel mixture at all times. Having too much air in the engine will make it run lean; too much fuel, and it will run rich. Both conditions cause damage to the engine. Have your car professionally inspected by one of our expert mechanics and the problem diagnosed if you notice any issues with idling or fuel delivery.

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

  • Engine burns too much or too little fuel
  • Engine knocks
  • Engine idles rough

How important is this service?

In order for your engine to operate correctly, it needs the right mix of air and fuel depending on how frequently and to what capacity you're using the engine. The barometric sensor is just one of several components that help the car’s computer determine the right mix for the situation and adjust either the airflow or flow of fuel to meet those needs. Any issues that cause your engine to operate rough or incorrectly need to be professionally inspected and repaired as soon as possible.

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Number of Reviews

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Luis

Luis

15 years of experience
61 reviews
Luis
15 years of experience
I would recommend everyone to go with Luis for their car repair. Very professional, well managed and very kind. Keep it up..!!
2012 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT - MANIFOLD ABSOLUTE PRESSURE SENSOR (MAP SENSOR) - JERSEY CITY, NEW JERSEY
Jason

Jason

14 years of experience
427 reviews
Jason
14 years of experience
I have some mechanical experience and I must say that I was very impressed with Jason's mechanical know how. This was not a person trying to sell you more parts then you needed. He diagnosed the problem got the one part,installed it and my mechanical problem was gone.Awesome ! I will definately be using www.yourmechanic.come again and have already recommended Jason to my brother.
1996 DODGE RAM 1500 - MANIFOLD ABSOLUTE PRESSURE SENSOR (MAP SENSOR) - SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA
Christopher

Christopher

24 years of experience
220 reviews
Christopher
24 years of experience
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!
2012 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA - MANIFOLD ABSOLUTE PRESSURE SENSOR (MAP SENSOR) - TAMPA, FLORIDA
Joseph

Joseph

17 years of experience
300 reviews
Joseph
17 years of experience
Perfect guy for the job everytime!
2006 MERCEDES-BENZ R350 - MANIFOLD ABSOLUTE PRESSURE SENSOR (MAP SENSOR) - SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH

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