Fuel Pressure Sensor Replacement at your home or office.

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How much does Fuel Pressure 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.

Car Labor Cost Parts Cost Estimate Average Dealer Price Savings
2003 Mitsubishi Montero Sport $165.00 $98.38 $263 $334.88 21%
2006 Nissan Maxima $202.50 $275.98 $478 $566.23 15%
2001 Volvo S60 $105.00 $103.18 $208 $253.68 17%
2005 Volvo V70 $105.00 $103.18 $208 $253.68 17%
2008 Nissan Pathfinder $172.50 $275.98 $448 $523.23 14%
2007 Mercedes-Benz ML320 $142.50 $649.18 $792 $853.43 7%
2008 BMW X3 $75.00 $99.58 $175 $207.08 15%
2009 BMW 135i $225.00 $99.58 $325 $422.08 23%
2010 Audi S6 $240.00 $63.58 $304 $407.58 25%

Fuel Pressure Sensor Replacement Service & Cost

What is the Fuel Pressure Sensor all about?

In fuel-injected and diesel engines, fuel rail pressure sensors monitor the pressure in the fuel rail and report the reading to the engine control module. If any drop in pressure is detected, the engine control module compensates so that the fuel pump can restore the proper pressure. A valve controls this pressure; if the sensor ever fails, you should replace it. Sometimes, the entire fuel rail may need to be replaced, but the sensor is a weak point in the loop that is more prone to damage.

If the sensor is working properly, only the amount of fuel that is needed to make the engine run properly will be delivered. Minimal excess fuel will be circulated back to the tank in the fuel return line.

Keep in mind:

  • Other problems such as a faulty crank position sensor, cam position sensor, air flow sensor, boost pressure sensor, and temperature sensor can mimic symptoms of a bad fuel rail sensor.
  • Starting problems may have myriad causes that are entirely unrelated to sensors.

How it's done:

  • The fuel pressure is bled and battery is disconnected
  • The defective fuel rail sensor is removed
  • The new fuel rail sensor is installed
  • The battery is reconnected
  • The repair is verified and the vehicle road tested for proper operation

Our recommendation:

The fuel rail sensor is not part of a maintenance check, and is only addressed when it fails. If you suspect a problem with your fuel rail sensor or fuel delivery system, have one of our expert mechanics inspect and replace the fuel rail sensor if necessary.

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

  • Car won’t start
  • Car runs erratically
  • Check Engine light comes on and stays on

How important is this service?

If your fuel rail sensor is faulty, you may experience difficulty starting the engine or poor performance that could cause trouble in traffic. Have a failed fuel rail sensor replaced as soon as possible.

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