Tiguan 2.0 TDI Exhaust Pressure Sensor Repair


Engine light on. OBDII diagnostics indicates fault code P0473.


Location: top left hand corner of engine/turbo cover. Has two hoses coming off the bottom and is held in place with a single bolt.

Part number: 03G 906 051A - USA made part which has been superceded by a Malaysian made part with part number 076 906 051A.


  • Replace sensor;
  • Sensor may need adaptation, but VW tech at www.vwwatercooled.com.au says that most cars won't need adaptation, simply turn ignition on and off three times.

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