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Volkswagen GTI Mass Air Flow Sensor May Fail

Volkswagen GTI Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

Exhaust & Emissions Affected: 2.0L 4 Cylinder

Average Mileage: 95,750 mi (90,000 mi - 101,500 mi)


The mass air flow (MAF) sensor may fail, resulting in drivability issues and/or illumination of the Check Engine Light.

  • Visitor, , 90,000 mi

    Mass sensor keeps failing even when new one was put in

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  • Visitor, , 101,500 mi

    My MAF has failed, been replaced and failed again about 4 times now in the last 18 months. The latest idea was that it 3rd party MAFs weren't up to snuff so we're trying the OEM part now.

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