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Car Won't Start Due to Ignition Module/Crankshaft Position Sensor Failure on Chevrolet Cavalier

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The ignition module or crankshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to die and not restart. Diagnoses will be necessary to determine if the module or crank sensor is causing the no start condition.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 112,255 (40,000–180,000)
Engines affected: 2.2L 4 Cylinder, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, 3.1L V6
8 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more1994, 2001, 2003, 2005
19 people reported this problem
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Engine cranks but won't start, mechanics said engine displaying a wash-out symptom. Still no definite diagnosis
Crank but no start, had to tow it to the nearest shop, It was both the crankshaft sensor and the ignition module.

wasn't cheap. >.<