Engine Stalling Due to Mass Air Flow/Crankshift Position Sensor Failure on Oldsmobile Regency

The mass air flow or crankshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to stall intermittently. Proper diagnoses will be necessary to determine the cause of any stalling condition.

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Average mileage: 150,000 (130,000–170,000)
2 model years affected: 1997, 1998
4 people reported this problem
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1997 Oldsmobile Regency 130,000 mi,
Car runs great but it has stalled while driving and there are times that it would not start .I have had it diagnosed and it is the crank shaft position sensor
1997 Oldsmobile Regency 170,000 mi,
Engine kills when driving. when i pull over and turn the ignition off...it restarts. Haven't had it resolved yet, but appears to be the sensor.