2001 Mercedes-Benz C240 Q&A
2001 Mercedes-Benz C240 Question: crank position sensor
Sorry I just want knw if u figured it out bcs I have the same problem - wendy cedillo
The crankshaft position sensor is located behind the drivers' side cylinder head (next to the firewall). The CPS slides into the engine and is only held in with one bolt, but it is not the easiest location to get to. Just be sure to get the crankshaft position sensor and not the camshaft position sensor. - rgc0233
The engine may develop a stalling and/or no start condition due to a failed crankshaft position sensor.
about every 6 months a series of stalling episodes occur. stalling occurs when car comes to stop at traffic light. 89k miles
For 6 months has occasionally threatened to stall, with onset of colder weather would not start...
i was travelling uphilland it was hot outside, would this cause the car to just shut off?