Damaged Cam Position Sensor May Cause Engine Problems on Dodge Intrepid

A damaged cam position sensor (or its wires and connector) can cause intermittent stalling, stumbles, or hard starting.

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Average mileage: 149,970 (12,400–268,567)
Engines affected: 2.7L V6, 3.2L V6, 3.5L V6
7 model years affected: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, more2002, 2003, 2004
45 people reported this problem
21 people shared problem details
2001 Dodge Intrepid- 2.7L V6150,000
car will not start with sensor plugged in what can I do I replaced the cam sensor, why don,t u answer me I,m stuck with a junk and it,s not funny
2004 Dodge Intrepid- 2.7L V6
engine cranks but will not start,then some time it starts right up?
2001 Dodge Intrepid- 3.2L V6
car shot off when i drive
2004 Dodge Intrepid- 3.5L V6204,000
Same on going issue up in Canada with the intrepid ,, intermittent hard starts, intermittent stalling when stopped to long at light or stop sign,, cruise would not work intermittently,,sluggish on excelleration,, sputter also, changed crank sensor and cam shaft sensor with after market parts according to readings on check engine light, resolved issues temporarily. All signs returned , check engine read camshaft sensor again,, changed cam shaft sensor once again with aftermarket,, 8 months later same symptoms, progressively got worse would take up to 6 cranks of the key to start and it would run poorly!!! Read check engine light which had also become intermittent! Just said random misfire! Took a chance on all I have read on internet and purchased dealer camshaft sensor ,, installed and so far ever ting is running correctly , no engine light, cruise is working all is good,, I'll keep you up to date!
2004 Dodge Intrepid- 2.7L V684,000
2002 Dodge Intrepid- 2.7L V6127,000
camshaf sensor code but i replace it
1999 Dodge Intrepid- 2.7L V6120,000
Breaks down every day , I get about a 10 min window in the morning to get to work or I'm stuck sometimes it starts back up sometimes it dont
2001 Dodge Intrepid- 2.7L V6166,000
in the process of getting fixed. was just diagnosed the other day
2004 Dodge Intrepid- 3.5L V6163,387
The car doesnt always want to start, check engine light on and had it checked to see what code it showed and it said cam shaft position sensor so i bought one and hopefully that fixes the problem.
2004 Dodge Intrepid- 3.5L V6
car will not start sometime on one turn,and it vibrates slightly
2004 Dodge Intrepid- 3.2L V6107,022
It's skips when starting it up, or not start at all!
2000 Dodge Intrepid- 2.7L V6105,000
car choked and stalled, then engine light went on with this error code. 140 to fix. then the next day the radiator went. then the thermostat was broken too. $140, $340, $180....bought the car for $1200. ugh.
2004 Dodge Intrepid- 2.7L V6222,000
Wont start! New battery an alternator with new cam an crankshaft sensors.
2001 Dodge Intrepid- 3.5L V6
Started with starting issues, Replaced the alternator and battery. Problem continued with battery being drained daily requiring a charge or jump. Stopped working completely while driving on freeway, Had to have towed home.
2003 Dodge Intrepid- 2.7L V612,400
Wont start . took cranksencer out and theres damige on the end. Scrapes on the maginet
2001 Dodge Intrepid- 2.7L V6247,565
Car will shut off while driving
2004 Dodge Intrepid- 2.7L V6
There was a loud noise then the car engine stopped and it won't start
1999 Dodge Intrepid- 2.7L V6
Turn key & nothing-no type of sound at all. Replaced starter I there was a periodic clicking when starting prior to this problem. New starter did nothing. Any ideas on what I need to do. Need car for transportation to work. No knowledge on cars
2001 Dodge Intrepid- 3.2L V6268,567
I change the spark plugs in my 2001 Dodge intrepid es and now got bare wires showing on the clips by body ground and couple more places like cam shaft position senser
Cam sensor got too close and end shorted. Replaced with aftermarket
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