answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer
Copy

i have a 95 ranger with the 2.3L The sensor is located behind the harmonic balancer. It has three grooves in it that slide on unique spaced rings.

The timing belt cover will have to be removed from the front in order to access the harness as it enters from the rear of the cover. It becomes visible once the harmonic balancer (or its belt retaining ring ) is removed.

To service it you will have to remove the large bolt in the center that holds the balancer on. Then slide the balancer off and you can loosen the two screws holding it on. There is also a wire tie holding the harness down so that it does not rub any moving parts. Be sure to replace this when reassembling.

There is an alignment tool made by OTC ( part number 6466 ) that you will need to use to position a new or replacement sensor. Place the engine at top dead center while on the compression stroke and place the little plastic tool on the locating blocks and exciter ring(s) of the harmonic balancer. At that point you can place the sensor and tighten down the screws that hold the sensor on.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2014-06-04 17:08:15
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar

Add your answer:

Earn +5 pts
Q: Where is the crank position sensor on a 2.3l Ford Ranger?
Write your answer...
Submit

Related Questions

Is there any adjustment to a crank shaft position sensor on a 1996 ford ranger 2.3 liter?

no


Were is the crank shift sensor at on a 94 ford ranger 4.0?

Where is the crank sensor located on a 94 ranger 4.0 motor


On a 1994 ford ranger the crank position sensor it brakes the magnet off the sensor and there is not enough adjustment to stop it how can you stop that?

On a 4.0 V-6 the crank position sensor is in a fixed location and cannot come in contact with the crank if it is installed correctly.


Where is the crank position sensor located on a ford 350 xl 5.8 liter?

The crank position sensor is located by the crank shaft on a ford 350 xl 5.8 liter.


Where is crank sensor on 1996 Ford F-250 5.8?

What position is the crank sensor on a f250 ford pickup


Does a 1993 Ford Aerostar Van have a crank position sensor?

It appears that the Ford Aerostar with 3.0 engine does not have a crank position sensor, but the 4.0 engine does have one.


Is the crank sensor attached to the timing belt cover on a 1995 ford ranger?

The crankshaft position sensor is located at the front of the engine close to the crankshaft damper


Does a 1988 Ford Mustang have a crank shaft position sensor?

I think you mean CAMSHAFT position sensor.


Crank sensor 4.0 1993 Ford Ranger?

Next to the crank pulley. Held on with 2 10mm bolts.


Where is cam position sensor on 1993 ford ranger?

2.3


Where is the camshaft position sensor located on a 2002 ford ranger?

The 2002 Ford Ranger camshaft position sensor is located on the back of the camshaft. The rear engine plate will need to be removed in order to view the sensor.


92 ford ranger has no spark new module crank sensor?

its junk! crush it!


Where is the crank position sensor on a 2001 ford windstar?

The crank position sensor on a 2001 Ford Windstar van is located on the bottom of the engine. It constantly monitors the engine's crankshaft and reports information to the computer.


Where is the crankshaft position sensor and the camshaft position sensor located on a 1994 Ford Thunderbird 4.6L?

the crank shaft position sensor should be behind A/C compressor.


Crank position sensor on Ford Focus?

the crank position sensor sends info to the ecu for position of the crankshaft in order to fire the correct amount of fuel and when to send the spark to the sparking pulg.the engine will not start.you can find the sensor mid engine near the crank.


Where is the crank position sensor located on a 1999 Ford Taurus?

Under the hood


Where is camshaft position sensor on a 2.5 L 4-cylinder 1999 ford ranger?

There is no "camshaft position sensor" in the 1999 ranger 2.5l motor so they have to have a crank position sensor. what kind of problems are you having? i might be able to help. you can email me at cmjbrodman@gmail.com. I have a 99 2.5 with a P340 code "camshaft positioning sensor circuit malfunction" Supposidly, it is behind the aux pulley.


Where is the crankshaft position sensor on a 1993 ford ranger 2.3?

should be by balancer


What does the crank position sensor on a 1995 ford explorer do?

According to my Chilton repair manual , the crankshaft position sensor is used to determine crankshaft position and crankshaft RPM


Where is crankshaft positioning sensor located on 1986 ford van?

A 1986 ford van does not a crank shaft position sensor,, it uses the pickup in the distributer


What could be wrong with your 91 Ford Ranger 23L if it won't start or get spark after you took out the coils and replaced them if all the wires look good?

bad crank shaft position sensor


How do you fix trouble code PO340 Camshaft Position Sensor Circuit Malfunction for a 96 ford ranger?

get a new cam position sensor (about $35)


Where is the camshaft position sensor on a 95 ford ranger 4-cylinder?

There isn't one. It only has a dual vane crankshaft position sensor.


Does a 1987 ford pickup with a 302 have a crank sensor?

No it does not have a crankshaft sensor, the engine control module uses the distributor for crankshaft position.


Where is the Throttle position sensor located on a 1996 ford ranger?

I believe it is on the side of the throttle body