Camshaft Position Sensor Replacement Cost

Camshaft Position Sensor Replacement Estimate (National Average)

Validated estimate range for national average.

The average cost for a Camshaft Position Sensor Replacement is between $146 and $220. Labor costs are estimated between $90 and $115 while parts are priced between $56 and $105.Get a personalized estimate based on your location and specific car. Estimate does not include taxes and fees.

Parts & Labor Breakdown
Labor: $90 - $115
Parts: $56 - $105
Estimate does not include taxes and fees.
Best Practices

Always use a factory OEM camshaft position sensor and be sure to check for any relevant Technical Service Bulletins (TSB), necessary software updates, and re-calibration procedures.

Common Symptoms

Here are a few common symptoms that can be caused by a defective camshaft position sensor:

1. Engine may shut off or die intermittently

2. Engine may misfire and/or hesitate on acceleration

3. Check Engine Light may illuminate with a code set for camshaft position sensor

Common Misdiagnoses

A camshaft position sensor code isn't always triggered by a defective camshaft position sensor. It can be triggered by other issues, such as a worn timing belt or timing chain, or a defective ignition module, crank shaft position sensor, or mass air flow sensor.

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