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2002 Volkswagen Jetta Question: Crankshaft position sensor

 

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Ytorres, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Davenport, FL, November 11, 2009, 09:50
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Where is it the crankshaft position sensor located it and how can it be repaired?

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    November 11, 2009, 16:49
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    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.

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    Ytorres, November 12, 2009, 11:09
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    Thanks this was very helpful.

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    Visitor, May 12, 2010, 05:50

    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!

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    Visitor, December 16, 2010, 18:13

    I have a 1999 vw beetle and need to replace can you send info on this to jonathan.soard@us.army.mil..

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    Visitor, May 19, 2010, 18:32

    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...

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    Visitor, July 07, 2010, 13:32

    Whay problem were you all experiencing that you found this to repair?

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