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My suv stopped running on me and I took it in and they ran test and reset the sensors. they state that the fuel booster sensor is putting out to much so they reset it. I left with my auto and went uptown and the check engine light came back on. They said it would happen again and then just won't run anymore. They wanted 500 to replace it. Can I buy this sensor and have it put in ealsewhere and just what is this? Thank you Chris

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    Christene Lange Oct 02, 2010

    was not expecting that! Thank you I'll shop around.

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Yes go to dealer for part take it and receipt to mechanic or buddy that knows what hes doing make sure he knows

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    Christene Lange Oct 02, 2010

    I take it alot of the price was labor. I thought of doing this but thank you anyways for coming back on my question.

  • Corey Frank Oct 02, 2010

    thats why were here good luck not sure what your part cost but shop rate is 75 to over 100

  • Corey Frank Oct 02, 2010

    sorry thats 75 to over 100 per hour

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