Mechanics

CAM POSITION SENSOR

2005 GMC Envoy

Engine Mechanical problem
2005 GMC Envoy 6 cyl Four Wheel Drive Automatic 70000 miles

My car has been diagnosed to have a bad Cam position sensor. Does anyone know where exactly this is on a 2005 GMC Envoy and how difficult it is to switch out?

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RWeaver0405
January 12, 2010.



Camshaft Position Sensor


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CAMSHAFT POSITION (CMP) SENSOR REPLACEMENT

REMOVAL PROCEDURE


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1.Remove the camshaft position (CMP) sensor electrical connector (1).
2.Remove the CMP sensor retaining bolt.

INSTALLATION PROCEDURE


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1.Install the camshaft position (CMP) sensor. NOTE: Refer to Fastener Notice in Service Precautions. Tighten the CMP sensor bolt to 10 N.m (89 lb in) .
2.Install the CMP sensor electrical connector (1).

Rasmataz
Jan 12, 2010.