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 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 »

How to Test a Crank Shaft Position Sensor?

The crankshaft position sensor is an electronic sensor that monitors and records the rate at which the engine's crankshaft is spinning at any given time. The sensor relays this information to the e... 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 »