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Mass Air Flow Sensor May Fail on Volkswagen GTI

Problem Description and Possible Solution

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

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Volkswagen GTI Vehicles With This Problem

RepairPal Fair Price Estimate
$290-$391
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Average mileage: 115,375 (81,000–189,000)
Exhaust & Emissions affected: 2.0L 4 Cylinder
13 model years affected: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, more2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012
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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.