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cylinder positioning sensor question

Discussion in 'Civic and del Sol - EG and EK' started by D street Civic, Dec 15, 2006.

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    D street Civic New Member

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    I recently bought a car and i kept getting a check engine saying cylinder positioning sensor. Now correct me if i am wrong but this locates the #1 cylinder right?
     
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    phunky.buddha Admin with a big stick Admin VIP

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    Yeah- it usually means that you have a bad distributor or the distributor is clocked incorrectly.
     
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    Well i took apart the distributor and the cps ohmed out correct but i began to look at it and when the arm that crosses the cylinder positioning sensor crosses it the rotor is facing the front of the car. Weird i know!!!
     
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    The kid i bought the car form was an idiot and it worldnt supprise me if he put the wrong on on it. My vtec also doesnt want to enguage:(
     
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