How to Troubleshoot Chevrolet Crank Shaft Position Sensor Problems?

Answer The Chevrolet crankshaft sensor is an electro-magnetic, hall effect sensor. A hall effect sensor consists of a stationary electro-magnet and a reluctor, which is a 2-inch high metal dish. The sides... Read More »

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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 »

Where is the crank shaft sensor located on a Chevrolet Lumina?

The crankshaft sensor on a Chevrolet Lumina is located inside the engine compartment. On the Lumina's passenger side, the crankshaft sensor is on the crankshaft pulley toward the bottom of the engi... Read More »

How to Fix a Crank Shaft Sensor?

A crankshaft sensor is used on internal combustion engines to control the timing of the ignition system and other important engine functions. A broken crankshaft sensor can cause problems with engi... Read More »

How to Fix the Crank Shaft Sensor in a Pontiac?

The crankshaft sensor in a Pontiac is usually located behind the crankshaft pulley, depending on the year and model. The sensor sends a signal to the ignition module. The powertrain control module ... Read More »