How to Fix the Camshaft Sensor on a Nissan Sentra?

Answer The camshaft sensor in a Nissan Sentra is located in the distributor with the crankshaft sensor. When the distributor cap is removed, they both can be seen---they look like two discs resembling a C... Read More »

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How to Change the Camshaft Position Sensor in a 2000 Nissan Sentra?

The 2000 Nissan Sentra's camshaft position sensor is an electrical component that monitors the cam speed. This helps to regulate fuel delivery and ensures that your Sentra runs efficiently. The cam... Read More »

How to Check the Camshaft Position Sensor on a 2002 Sentra?

The camshaft sensor on the 2002 Nissan Sentra is a photo-optical sensor that sends a signal to the car's computer. The signal includes engine rpm and crankshaft position. The sensor puts out four p... Read More »

How to Change the Camshaft Sensor on a 2002 Nissan Maxima?

The purpose of the camshaft sensors on a 2002 Nissan Maxima is to signal the position of the No. 1 cylinder for fuel injection purposes primarily on start-up. They are hall effect sensors and locat... Read More »

How to Test the Nissan Sentra Mass Air Sensor?

The mass air flow sensor on a 1996 Nissan Sentra is a hot wire type. The sensor outputs a linear signal to the computer that helps the computer determine engine load for ignition and fuel calculati... Read More »