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1997 Volkswagen Jetta Question: Where is the cam shaft position sensor located on a 97 Jetta GLX?
Answer #1gmc4me January 19, 2012, 05:02Journeyman
Im sorry but I dont know what needs to be done to change the sensor but to get you started the camshaft position sensor is located in the distributor.
Replycdw, January 19, 2012, 16:38Rookie
That's a great help to start with. Thanx!
Answer #2Greg's Orange Auto (13199 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386globalhelper January 19, 2012, 06:26Master
DO YOU HAVE ANY CODES AND REMEMBER CODES DON'T MEAN ITS THE SENSOR ALWAYS BUT THAT CIRCUIT ISSUE COULD BE WIRING OR SOMETHING ELSE.
Replycdw, January 19, 2012, 16:45Rookie
I took it to Auto Zone.
I took it to Auto Zone and they did their little test thing and the read-out code said it was the sensor.I cannot find the code right now. I thought I kept it. I will take it back and have it tested again if I can't find it. Thanx for the info!