How to Replace a Mass Air Flow Sensor (Air Mass Meter)


Below guide will teach you How to Replace a Mass Air Flow Sensor (Air Mass Meter). Please follow the instructions carefully.

Things You’ll Need:

  • Screwdriver
  • Combination Wrench Set
  • Socket and Ratchet Set
  • 3/8 in. Drive Ratchet

Estimated Costs:

  • DIY Costs: Est. $0.00 parts only
  • Shop Costs: Est. $63.24 parts and labor

Instructions:

  • Prop the engine hood up and trace the air intake system in your engine compartment.
  • Air filter is normally fixed to the air intake boot with clamps right in front of the mass air flow sensor/air mass meter.
  • Unfasten the clamps holding the air filter and take it away.
  • Next, unfasten the clamps holding the mass air flow sensor/air mass meter to the air intake boot and take it out.
  • Examine the mass air flow sensor/air mass meter for any damage or wear.
  • Also, check the mass air flow sensor/air mass meter wires as well. Make sure that the wires are not damaged.
  • Fit a new mass air flow sensor/air mass meter into its place in air intake boot and secure it with clamps.
  • Reconnect the air filter and secure it with clamps. Connect the wiring connectors to the new mass air flow sensor/air mass meter.

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One Response to How to Replace a Mass Air Flow Sensor (Air Mass Meter)

  1. jamesEd says:

    Thanks for this post. I was really looking for a good instructions on how to change a mass air meter because my car needs a replacement for it already. I bought a new mass air meter and I didn’t know how to replace it. Good thing I saw this post. Thanks again!

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