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06-25-04, 08:13 PM   #1  
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crankshaft sensors

what does the crank sensor do and will it keep your engine from starting.

 
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06-25-04, 08:31 PM   #2  
It "sees" the crankshaft revolutions and "tells" the onboard computer to turn on the fuel and ignition.

If it's bad, you get a "crank/no start" condition.

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06-26-04, 03:51 AM   #3  
Posted By: jeff moralez what does the crank sensor do and will it keep your engine from starting.
Yes but confirm that you have lost both ignition and injector pulse before condeming it.

 
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