Where Is a Camshaft Sensor in an Engine?

Answer A camshaft sensor notifies a vehicle's ignition module so it knows which of the engine's cylinders is properly positioned to be fired. The location of camshaft sensors can vary. Having information ... Read More »

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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 »

Where is the camshaft sensor on a 2005 Frontier?

On a 2005 Nissan Frontier, the camshaft sensor (called a cam position sensor by Nissan) is located either on the left cylinder head or by the crank position sensor. This is also true of 2006 and 20... Read More »

Where Is the Camshaft Positioning Sensor In a 2000 Trailblazer?

When speaking of a Chevrolet TrailBlazer, many people might think about the SUV that replaced the Blazer. A deep dig into Chevrolet’s past uncovers that Chevy used the “TrailBlazer” name to i... Read More »

Where is the camshaft position sensor located on a 1995 Ford Windstar?

The camshaft position sensor, or CPS, on a 1995 Ford Windstar is located inside the engine compartment. On the Windstar's passenger side, the CPS is on the manifold toward the bottom of the engine ... Read More »