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Chrysler Concorde Starting Issues and Trouble Code Due to Defective Cam/Crankshaft Sensor

Chrysler Concorde Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004

Engines Affected: 2.7L V6, 3.2L V6, 3.3L V6, 3.5L V6

Average Mileage: 134,866 mi (72,000 mi - 220,200 mi)


When a no start condition is caused by a faulty camshaft or crankshaft sensor, related fault codes stored in the powertrain control module (PCM) should not be trusted. Our technicians tell us that under certain conditions a fault code can be stored for the "good" sensor. Care should be taken to properly diagnose this condition.

  • Visitor, , 3.2L V6, 114,000 mi

    Im a rural carrier. No hint what-so-ever that something was wrong. Was at the end of my route and it just stalled at a mailbox. Restarted right away, check engine light came on, stalled in mid-drive. Computer read crankshaft sensor...$150. The next day, ran half the route, died again. Computer read cam censor...$110, didn't charge me full for labor. Next day, end of route dies again. Computer read Idle regulator (something like that), and they changed a couple spark plugs...$423. Next day, died again. I have lost 4 days of work in between waiting for it to get fixed.

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  • herbf, , 3.2L V6, 220,200 mi

    when engine is cold it starts right up. after driving for 45 min or so and turning it off( like stopping for gas) it will not start until engine cools down. have replaced both cam and crank sensors, tuneup and still not starting when hot.

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  • kscates, , 3.5L V6, 80,000 mi

    My concorde lxi with the 3.5 engine has problems starting. The defect was with the camshaft sensor. Should I relplace the crankshaft sensor along with camshaft sensor?

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  • Visitor, , 3.5L V6, 104,000 mi

    engine will not start when warm. if cold it always starts. if shut off for less than 5 minutes like a gas fillup it always starts if shutoff more than 10 minutes and less than 60 minutes more times than not it will not fire. come back in 2 hours it will start right up. has been in the shop 4 times 800 spent cam sensor replaced 3 times crank sensor replaced once and some reprograming done and it still does it at least once a week

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  • Visitor, , 3.2L V6, 100,000 mi

    cam sensor problem

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  • Visitor, , 3.3L V6, 72,000 mi

    wont start

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  • Visitor, , 2.7L V6, 200,000 mi

    trying to fix

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  • Visitor, , 3.3L V6, 153,000 mi

    Turn over but want start I've put a new fuel pump,sensor, cam and now getting ready to put a new EUC on it I hope it start I'm spent out...

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  • Visitor, , 3.5L V6, 171,233 mi

    It wont start

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