How to Fix the Camshaft Sensor on a PT Cruiser?

Answer Camshaft sensors, formally called camshaft position sensors, help your engine maintain emission and idle efficiency. The sensor itself cannot be fixed; it must be replaced. A faulty camshaft positi... Read More »

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A 2001 PT Cruiser's Camshaft Sensor Is Bad?

In 2001, Chrysler released an oddity in the U.S. marketplace, a sort of micro-van if you will, known as the PT Cruiser. This Neon-based vehicle with its retro styling gave customers the room they n... Read More »

How to Replace the Camshaft Sensor in a PT Cruiser?

The PT Cruiser's camshaft sensor uses a three-wire connector. The orange wire is for the 5-volt supply to the sensor. The black wire is the ground for the sensor, and the tan wire with the yellow s... Read More »

What Is a Camshaft Sensor?

A camshaft sensor is a device that adjusts spark timing and fuel delivery on certain ignition systems that do not have a distributor. The camshaft sensor signals the car's computer that the cam is ... Read More »

Where Is the Camshaft Sensor on an '03 CTS?

The camshaft position sensor on the 2003 Cadillac CTS 3.2-liter six-cylinder engine turns on one time for every revolution of the camshaft to tell the computer how the valve train is sitting relati... Read More »