Mechanics

CRANKSHAFT SENSOR

2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser

Electrical problem
2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic

location of crankshaft position sensor amd how to change it.
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Laurie48
March 6, 2010.





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The Crankshaft Position Sensor is in the front of the engine block just under the starter motor.

Removal
1.Disconnect the negative battery cable.
2.Raise vehicle and support.
3.Remove the Structural Collar, refer to the Engine, Structural Collar Removal and Installation.
4.Unlock and disconnect the electrical connector to the crankshaft position sensor.
5.Remove the crankshaft position sensor bolt.
6.Remove the sensor.

INSTALLATION - 2.0/2.4/2.4L Turbo
1.Check O-ring for damage and lubricate the O-ring with engine oil before installing sensor.
2.Use a twisting motion when installing the sensor.
3.Install and tighten the crankshaft position sensor bolt and tighten to 9 Nm (80 ±15 in. lbs.) .
4.Connect and lock the electrical connector to the crankshaft position sensor.
5.Install the Structural Collar, refer to the Engine, Structural Collar Removal and Installation.
6.Lower vehicle.
7.Connect the negative battery cable.

Rasmataz
Mar 6, 2010.


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