Top Mechanics For Camshaft Position Sensor Replacement & Repairs in Cardiff
Garage serving Cardiff, 15 years of experience
4 years at a BMW specialist and MOT centre. 5 years at a small local company with vehicle recovery work and repairs.
KIRAN, Bristol • 12th January 2023
Mobile mechanic in Gloucester, 18 years of experience
I began my career in HGV's which is what I completed my apprenticeship in. I moved after this to a DAF dealership called Watts Trucks for 2 years working with HGV's and LGV's. I moved across to work on aut...
DAN, Gloucester • 10th December 2021
Kia Sportage • Camshaft position (CMP) sensor replacement
Mobile mechanic in Gloucester, 11 years of experience
I began my career with Marchant's Coaches in Cheltenham where I completed my apprenticeship and worked through college in Bristol. In total I was with Marchant's for around 5 years. I moved to the Glouces...
THOMAS, SELECT COUNTY • 17th July 2021
Mobile mechanic in Swindon, 15 years of experience
I did my apprenticeship at a garage in Swindon as I studied with Northstar College. After graduating I left and went to Charlie Browns auto services for 2-3 years. Following my time at Charlie Browns I went ...
ALEX, STONEHOUSE • 17th March 2021
Garage in Cardiff, 11 years of experience
11 years experience of Maintenance and Repairs of motor Vehicles
Garage in Cardiff, 17 years of experience
Having worked in main dealers for 17 years I gained a high level of skill and customer service. Having reached the level of master technician it was time to work for myself. I pride myself on delivering a h...
IAN, Cardiff • 20th February 2023
Audi A5 • Major Service
Garage in Cardiff, 15 years of experience
I have got 15 years experience spread across main dealers such as Ford ( 6 years), Mercedes (7years), Aston Martin (2years). I have decided to go out on my own. All work is carried out to the highest dealers...
LEIGHTON, Cardiff • 20th January 2023
MINI Mini Countryman • Brake pads replacement - front (all)
Garage in Cardiff, 20 years of experience
Cardiff Trade Centre is an amalgamation with Speedo Auto which was previously trading for over 10 years. The new business began trading in 2014. We operate a 4 ramp workshop with 7 staff and carry out all re...
PAUL, Cardiff • 11th January 2023
Mercedes-Benz E-Class • Interim Service
Garage in Cardiff, 10 years of experience
We have been established for over 10 years and we thrive ourselves off good customer service and honesty. All our technicians are fully qualified and insured to carry out repairs on most makes and models. W...
IAN, SOUTH GLAMORGAN • 12th December 2022
Garage in Cardiff, 4 years of experience
Capital MOT & Service Centre are a local, highly reliable garage offering MOT tests, services and a complete range of car maintenance repairs.All makes and models of cars, vans, MPV’s and large goods vehicle...
Mobile mechanic in Cardiff, 15 years of experience
I've worked on cars since a very young age I grew up working in my grandads garage called lower Stoke garage were we worked on a vast variety of cars i then moved on from there to become a recovery mechanic ...
Garage in Cardiff, 35 years of experience
Tudor Street MOT Station is run and operated by Johnny Singh who has over 35 years experience in both independent and dealership garages. The business operates with 4 fully qualified staff for your peace of ...
VICTORIA, Cardiff • 15th February 2020
Volvo V40 • Alternator replacement
Garage in Cardiff, 7 years of experience
I have been in the trade since 17 years old, so have over 7 years experience under my belt and am qualified up to NVQ level 3. I started out officially completing my apprenticeship with JJ Motors in Cardiff ...
CATRIONA, Cardiff • 1st March 2019
Audi A1 • Premium Pre-purchase Inspection
Garage serving Cardiff, 10 years of experience
Marshfield Motors is quality auto repair service and MOT Testing station in a beautiful location Marshfield which is in middle of Newport and Cardiff. We are serving our local community and surrounding areas...
VICTORIA, CF24 5NA • 27th March 2023
Vauxhall Corsa • MOT with collection & delivery
Garage serving Cardiff, 6 years of experience
we are a small garage focused on high quality repairs on all cars,from engine replace to custom jobs preparing a car for stage 1,2or 3 we can do it all air suspension components repair or replace to front m...
Frequently asked questions about camshaft position sensor replacement & repairs in Cardiff
Read our answers to questions about camshaft position sensor replacement costs, symptoms and more.
What does a camshaft position sensor replacement in Cardiff involve?
Depending on the manufacturer, a number of different processes will need to be done in order to access the camshaft position sensor, however the mechanic will need to do some of the following basic steps
- The mechanic will assess the situation by reading the diagnostic codes and checking live data
- Once confirmed that the camshaft position sensor is faulty, they will continue on to replacing it.
- Once replaced, the mechanic will start the engine and recheck the error codes
What happens when a camshaft sensor goes bad?
Faults with a camshaft position sensor can cause some, or even all, of the following symptoms
- Difficulty in starting the engine or even a complete non start
- Illuminate engine management light (EML) and associated fault codes
- Engine going into “limp home” mode
How long will a camshaft position sensor replacement take in Cardiff?
On average, camshaft position sensor replacement times can range from under 1 to over 1.5 hours with an average of 1 hours. The time that the job takes will depend on a number of factors, like your vehicle's make and model, year, as well as other factors. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.
Is a faulty camshaft position sensor an MOT failure?
No, a faulty camshaft position sensor should normally not lead to an MOT failure. The sensor is not checked as part of an MOT.
Can Cardiff garages offer home collection and delivery for camshaft position sensor replacement?
Yes, many garages in Cardiff are able to offer collection and delivery for a camshaft position sensor replacement. With ClickMechanic collection & delivery is free if your vehicle is drivable. Once booked a mechanic will pick up the vehicle on the day and time of your choice, do the work, and return the vehicle at a time convenient to you. Simply enter your vehicle registration number and postcode to get an upfront price for a camshaft position sensor replacement in Cardiff.
Can Cardiff mobile mechanics do camshaft position sensor replacement at my home or office?
Yes, Cardiff mobile mechanics can do a camshaft position sensor replacement at your home or office, provided there is a safe and sufficient space to conduct the repair or replacement. With ClickMechanic, once booked for a date and time of your choice, your booking will be offered to vetted mobile mechanics in your area.
How much does a camshaft position sensor replacement cost in Cardiff?
The average cost of a camshaft position sensor replacement in Cardiff varies between £83 and £113, depending on your car's make and model. See the averages for different makes below. We consolidate industry standard data with millions of data points to give you the most accurate price.
These estimates may include Camshaft position (CMP) sensor. We have quotes for the top 47 manufacturers.
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- Mitsubishi Fuso
- Ford US
- Great Wall
- Aston Martin
- London Taxi's International
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Mechanics in and around Cardiff
- Avs Servicing, Wrexham
- Bmwhiz, Cardiff
- CURBSIDE REPAIRS, Caerphilly
- Dinapoli Motor Services, Cardiff
- Euro Testing Centre Ltd, Cardiff
- Evolution Hgv &Plant Repairs Ltd, Wrexham
- Greenlite Automotive, Newport Gwent
- Jones Automotive, Chester
- Mad Max Mobile, Pontprennu
- One Stop Autos, Cardiff
- Queensferry MOT Testing Station Ltd, Deeside
- Redline Auto Repair Centre, Cardiff
- Revolution Motors Ltd, Newport
- Roberts Mobile Mechanic, Gwersyllt
- SMR & Cure A Car, Deeside
- Stokes Mechanical Services, Holywell
- Taylor Tunes, Cardiff
- Three Lords, Carmarthen