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P0340 Camshaft Position Sensor

Fix code P0340 Camshaft Position Sensor Circuit Malfunction The PCM sets this trouble code is it cannot accurately determine the position of the camshaft. Without that information, the PCM cannot determine when to fire the fuel injectors. © 2012 Rick Muscoplat

P0340

P0340 Camshaft Position Sensor Circuit Malfunction If you have a P0340 Camshaft Position Sensor Circuit Malfunction trouble code, read this to understand what it means When car makers eliminated the distributor they needed a way to know the position of the camshaft and crankshaft so they could fire the spark plugs at the correct time. You guessed it, the camshaft sensor tells the PCM the exact location of the camshaft. In this trouble code, P0340, the computer is calling out a problem with the circuit. That can mean a bad … Read More


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