2005 Kia Sorento Q&A
2005 Kia Sorento Question: how do i replace crankshaft sensor
The flat rate time for this job is 5 hours. Its not the hardest job but you really have to get into the engine a bit. The sensor is located under the timing belt cover. Once you get it off its easy as a bolt and a connector. Getting the cover off will be key. Its a job that unless your comfortable with lots of loose part you may want to consult your mechanic. - big01_dram
Great answer! Kia as a car manufacturer put a lot of great technical information and work shop manuals on line for free for Kia owners. www.kiatechinfo.com - patrick mannion
Now is the day of truth! The KIA agent workshop has given final opinion of the idle problem of KIA 2,4 Sorento. TO MUCH END PLAY ON CRANKSHAFT. Affecting the crank sensor´s action when the timing...