Inspect Crankshaft Position Sensor Resistance

(a) Disconnect the C5 Crankshaft Position (CKP) sensor connector.

(b) Measure the resistance between terminals 1 and 2. Standard Resistance

Tester Connections

Specified Conditions

1 - 2

1,630 n to 2,740 n at cold

1 - 2

2,065 n to 3,225 n at hot


Terms cold and hot refer to the temperature of the coils. Cold means approximately -10° to 50°C (14° to 122°F). Hot means approximately 50° to 100°C (122° to 212°F). Reconnect the CKP sensor connector.


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