What can go wrong with the crank position sensor? on 2003 Mercedes-Benz CLK320

Can corruption from oil or other engine fluids leak on the senor and cause the sensor to go bad? How long does a crank position sensor normally last?

by in Garden City, NY on October 16, 2012
1 answer
ANSWER by , October 16, 2012
YES IT CAN, BUT SENSORS DO FAIL WITH TIME ALSO.