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CRANK POSITION SENSOR

2004 Mercedes Benz SLK320

Engine Performance problem
2004 Mercedes Benz SLK320 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Manual 70000 miles

whats the probability of the crank position sensor causing the car to die during driving?Seems to happen mostly when slowing down. Intermittently
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A6900
May 3, 2010.




If the check engine light is on and indicating a fault with the crank sensor then it's a good chance it's faulty. Symptoms include stalling, usually at slow speeds, or when shifting from drive to reverse. Sometimes you'll also get long cranks.



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