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1999 Hyundai Tiburon Question: my 1999 hyundai tiburon cuts off sometimes and i have to wait

 

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easye, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Lynchburg, VA, January 26, 2013, 19:07
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15 minutes before it starts again ,it will spend over just will not start but if you wait awhile and go back 15 to 20 minutes it will crank

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    South Shores Auto Service (17 Answers) , Decatur, IL - (217) 383-0587
    SSAS1 January 26, 2013, 20:36
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    it sounds like you may have a failing crankshaft position sensor. when the engine components heat up from running, it will increase the resistence of sensors that are getting weak. that will in turn cause them to fail until they cool down. then the cycle will repeat.

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