1993 HONDA DEL SOL CRANKSHAFT POSITIONING SENOR

  • Tiny
  • Cartell730
  • 1993 HONDA DEL SOL

Engine Mechanical problem
1993 Honda Del Sol 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Manual 147888 miles

Once my car reaches 3,000 RPM's it bogs out like a governor kicking in; never going past 3,000. The check engine code show's Crank Shaft Positioning Sensor. Two things done: installed a MSD ignition box, and replaced the distributor. The MSD box needed replaced since the old one shorted out and I replaced the distributor with an OEM, after reading a forum that this problem lies within. I've searched for the position of this sensor with little luck. I'd like to know where to start. Thank you

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Saturday, September 25th, 2010 AT 12:02 PM

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Hi cartell730,

The crank sensor is located inside the distributor and you can perform test to determine if the distribitor is bad.

It is terminals " B " and " F " in the diagram and coil restance test should be between 350 - 700 ohms.


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/192750_CrankSensor93DelSolFig05_1.jpg



If resistance is good, test for continuity between the wireharness and PCM connectors, terminal B15 and B16.

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Saturday, September 25th, 2010 AT 12:16 PM

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