The cam position sensor is often located under the timing chain cover, which is near the front of the car engine. The sensor may be near the cylinder head. More »

Camshaft sensor placement depends on the type of engine, but the sensor is usually located on the timing cover or cylinder head. Older engines have the part mounted inside the distributor, though some conventional engine... More »

A cam sensor connector is a small piece of equipment that connects the position sensor in a car's camshaft to the electrical wiring throughout the rest of the car. The connector allows the sensor to transmit information ... More »

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Camshaft sensor placement depends on the type of engine, but the sensor is usually located on the timing cover or cylinder head. Older engines have the part mounted inside the distributor, though some conventional engine... More »

The crankshaft position sensor location varies between make, model and engine style but is typically located on the front of the engine on the timing cover. Locating the crankshaft pulley and looking for a sensor that is... More »

There are multiple symptoms of a bad timing chain, but none of them is as obvious as a rattling that can be heard from the front of the engine, especially while the car is idling. The rattling is most prominent in engine... More »

As cars grow older, they often develop many rattles; however, if the rattle is coming from the front of the engine along with ticks and slaps, it sometimes indicates a loose timing chain. If the chain breaks, it causes s... More »