Volkswagen Golf/Jetta/Cabriole 1990-1999

Camshaft Position Sensor


The camshaft position sensor on the AAA engine is mounted on the side of the cylinder head, next to the coil pack. This sensor provides a signal to the ECM regarding the position of the camshaft.

Although the camshaft position sensor is an essential input for the ECM to determine ignition timing, information on testing the sensor is located in of this guide.