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Put new Maf sensor in Vito bosh after having new injectors

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Put new Maf sensor in Vito bosh after having new injectors fitted it keep coming up with fault code p01 101 checked wireing because it said open circuit put another Maf in just in case first one faulty still the same after clearing p01 101
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mercedes
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Still waiting for answer thanks
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Expert:  Stan replied 1 year ago.
eHello,
The P0101 code is a generic faulte code, which is read out with universal scantools.
If the codes are read out with Star Diagnosis or other scanners with MB specific database- fault cause will be more clear.
After replacing the MAF sensor, the recalibration in the engine control unit must be done. It might be that the fault code comes up due to uncalibrated new MAF sensors. this calibration is required even when the air filter is replaced
I suggest to have the fault codes checked with Star Diagnosis computer and calibration carried out first of all. Some independent MB shops have this tool besides authorised dealers. Then it will be clear if there is any problem actually present.

Best regards,
Stan

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