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What is this part from an 03 E46?

Please see picture below; would any of you happen to know what this part is? I found it in the trunk but I don't even know if it belongs there. I can't remember if I or my wife or daughter found it elsewhere in the car and put it in the trunk. Could this possibly have anything to do with my "service engine light" coming on? I appreciate any expertise you might have.


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The electric contacts suggest it's a sensor, the probe is kinda long; it's likely a temp sensor since separating the temp from the electric contacts makes sense.

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The electric contacts suggest it's a sensor, the probe is kinda long; it's likely a temp sensor since separating the temp from the electric contacts makes sense.
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Looks more like a slider of some kind!!


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CORRECT !!

Deffo a probe/sensor !!


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