How to Replace a 1996 GMC Sierra Crank Sensor?

Answer The crankshaft position sensor on your 1996 GMC detects the speed and position of the crankshaft as it spins, transmitting the information to the engine's computer. The information is used to adjus... Read More »

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How to Replace a GMC Sierra Crank Sensor?

The crank sensor (properly known as the crankshaft position sensor or CKP) on a GMC Sierra is a small magnetic sensor that measures the rotation of the crankshaft. The crank sensor measures engine ... Read More »

How Replace a Crank Sensor on a 1996 GMC Sonoma?

General Motors Corporation (GMC) equipped their 1996 model-year Sonoma trucks with a power control module (PCM) type electronic ignition system. The PCM receives crankshaft position information fro... Read More »

Where is the crank sensor located on the engine of a 1996 Pontiac Sunfire?

The crank sensor on a 1996 Pontiac Sunfire is located on the front of the engine. Look on the passenger side of the engine compartment above the oil filter. The Sunfire's sensor is small and attach... Read More »

How to Replace a 3.1 Crank Sensor?

The 3.1-liter engine is common in the Buick Regal. The crankshaft sensor sends a signal to the electronic control module (ECM), which uses the signal to calculate the position of the crankshaft sen... Read More »