Testing a Camshaft Position Sensor (Hall Effect Type) - MultiMeter
Simple tests of a Hall Effect Type Camshaft Position Sensor using a MultiMeter
Camshaft Position Sensor P0340 Testing and Replacement HD
Click Here to Subscribe! http://youtube.com/carsntoys Website: http://carsntoys.net Today we're testing the camshaft position sensor, along with its harness connector. The sensor consists of a permanent magnet, core and coil. When the engine is running, the gap between the sensor and cam sprocket will periodically change. This generates a voltage and sends the information to the ECM. Code P0340 could be generated by the following reasons: - Harness or connectors is open or shorted. - Camshaft position sensor - Starter motor / starting system circuit. Tools Used: Safety Glasses 10mm wrench Digital Multimeter (DMM) Starter Replacement Video: http://youtu.be/q8n9OZfwKrM Note: This video is being performed by an experienced tech. Any attempt to repair automotive parts and/or systems carries risk of personal injury. Always adhere and follow safe practices when working on vehicles. Such as, use safety glasses, jack stands, no loose clothing, etc. No guarantee or warranty is implied. Use the information in this video at your own risk. Publication, reproduction or distribution of this film is strictly prohibited. This was performed on a 1997 Nissan Maxima. Please check with your vehicle's repair manual for testing parameters.
How to Test Crankshaft and Camshaft Position Sensors
Here is how you can easily test both your crankshaft position sensor and camshaft position sensor. It's very important to be able to test these sensor since because they control your ignition and fuel injector pulse and if they fail they could cause a Crank No start condition. Multimeter used in this Video: http://amzn.to/2aWpN8E Please consider supporting this channel: https://www.patreon.com/Ratchets Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Ratchets2015 Twitter: https://twitter.com/Ratchets15 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ratchetsandwrenches Here are some other video's you may find interesting: How to diagnose a No Crank No Start Condition: https://youtu.be/2RUhq7sXNBo How to test a Mass Air Flow Sensor: https://youtu.be/a6eaOd3ihiE How to test Fuel Injectors: https://youtu.be/Sfq-fM3-TIk How to test a Throttle Position Sensor: https://youtu.be/9IUtl6J5F5s If this video helped you out please don't forget to subscribe, give it a thumbs up or if you are feeling generous leaving a tip by clicking the " i " button on the top right corner of the screen. Thank you very much for your support! Disclaimer: Due to factors beyond the control of Ratchetsand Wrenches, it cannot guarantee against unauthorized modifications of this information, or improper use of this information. Ratchetsand Wrenches assumes no liability for any property or personal damage that may arise from doing a repair on your vehicle after watching any of my repair video's. Due to factors beyond the control of Ratchetsand Wrenches, no information contained in this video shall create any express or implied warranty or guarantee of any particular result. Again Any injury, damage or loss that may result from improper use of tools, equipment, or the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not Ratchetsand Wrenches.