Mechanics

CAMSHAFT SENSOR

2003 Mitsubishi Outlander • 4 cylinder 2WD Automatic • 160,000 miles

Replaced camshaft sensor, cranked engine,
Chk engine light comes on again, put code
Reader on it, it reads replace cam shaft sensor,
why is it doing that? This is on a 2003,
Mitsubishi outlander
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Bjtm
May 11, 2011.



It's not reading to "change the cam sensor". It's giving you specific information about the Cam sensor circuit which consists of more than the sensor itself and now the technician needs to further diagnose the problem to determine the actual cause, not necessarily the sensor.

Wrenchtech
May 11, 2011.