Crankshaft Position Sensor

Inspect/Test/Service/Replace

To remove the sensor:

  • Disconnect the wiring harness.
  • Unbolt the sensor mounting bolt.

If the crankshaft timing sensor or the camshaft reference sensor is removed, follow this procedure when the sensor is replaced:

  • Thoroughly clean the sensor tip and install a new spacer on the sensor tip. New sensors should be supplied with the spacer installed.
Spacer on crankshaft timing sensor and camshaft position sensor.
  • Install the sensor until the spacer lightly touches the sensor ring, and tighten the sensor mounting bolt 105 in.lb.

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