The crankshaft sensor allow the computer to know where the crankshaft is in relation to its rotation. it basically tells the computer the engine speed, at what point to spray fuel into the engine and how much and also times the spark to ignite the fuel and air in the cylinder. . Some cars wont start with a bad crank sensor and some will start but will run bad.
The crankshaft position sensor is on the top driver side of the transmission bell housing.
The crankshaft position sensor on a 1998 3.0 dodge caravan is located on the top of the bellhousing towards the firewall.
The crankshaft position sensor is located on the front side of the engine block near the flywheel/driveplate
the crankshaft position sensor is located right behind the harmonic balancer mounted on the timing cover
Yes, it is inside the distributor.
The 1998 Saturn SL2 will show a code 340 and 341 for a camshaft position sensor because this part is also considered the crankshaft position sensor on the Saturn. The location of the crankshaft position sensor is behind the alternator on a 1998 Saturn SL2. Both crankshaft and camshaft are the same thing This vehicle is not equipped with a camshaft position sensor. Saturn is the only manufacture that uses a auto pulse generated inside the ignition control module in conjunction with the pulse received from the crankshaft position sensor to determine ignition and injection timing. If you have a code for camshaft position sensor the issue is with the pulse generator in the ignition control module.
The HyundaiÊ1.3 liter engine crankshaft position sensor can be found on the back of the engine. You will need to remove the rear engine cover in order to access the crankshaft position sensor.
The cam position sensor is inside the distributor. The crankshaft position sensor mounts through the top driver side of the bell housing.
The sensor is on the front cover near the water pump area.
odds are the the crankshaft or the camshaft position sensor
Crank position sensor is located next to the crankshaft. In order to replace it you might have to remove the timing belt. In the most models you just can remove remove the timing belt cover and replace the sensor.
Crankshaft position sensor.