How to Test the Crank Sensor on a 4.3 Chevy?

Answer If a 4.3 Chevy experiences a crankshaft sensor failure, the computer will sense the lack of a signal and set a code describing the failure. In response to the code, the check engine light will illu... Read More »

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How to Test the Crank Sensor in a 1995 Caravan?

The 1995 Dodge Caravan uses a high-energy ignition with a coil and distributor. The distributor houses an ignition pickup in the form of an optical switch. This serves the same purpose as a cranksh... Read More »

How to Test the Sentra Crank Position Sensor?

The crank position sensor in a Nissan Sentra is designed to provide the engine control module (ECM) with information about the position of the crankshaft in relation to the camshaft and engine bloc... Read More »

How to Test the Crank Sensor on a 1990 Silverado?

The 1990 Silverado does not have a crank sensor behind the balancer. It hadn't been developed for Chevy trucks yet. All the engine options, the 4.3-, 5.0-, 5.7- and the 7.4-liter engines, use the s... Read More »

How to Test a Harley Crank Position Sensor?

A Harley-Davidson motorcycle engine may sputter and hesitate when a crank position sensor (CKP) starts to fail. The CKP sends data to the motorcycle computer data center about the position and spee... Read More »