Crankshaft position sensor on 2002 Volkswagen Jetta

Where is it the crankshaft position sensor located it and how can it be repaired?

by in Davenport, FL on November 11, 2009
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3 answers 3 comments
ANSWER by , November 11, 2009
It is normally on the bell housing, near the top, by the engine, and they cannot be repaired. If it is bad it would need to be replaced.
COMMENT by , November 12, 2009
Thanks this was very helpful.
ANSWER by , May 12, 2010
just below, and to the right of the oil filter. round housing, one 10mm bolt, and a short wire with a grey connector. Just found it myself 10 min ago!
COMMENT by , December 16, 2010
I have a 1999 vw beetle and need to replace can you send info on this to
ANSWER by , May 19, 2010
this sensor was a pain in the ass... its located aroiund the oil filter... once you find it, the angle is difficult, to pull out... be prepared to get you hands..dirty...
COMMENT by , July 07, 2010
Whay problem were you all experiencing that you found this to repair?