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Car keeps shutting off

My car shuts off, then i will wait about fifteen minutes and it will start again. Yesterday i went to drop my daughter off and my car shut off, the next day i went to check to see if it will start and it did. I don't know what the problem is Car keeps shutting off

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You might want to have a tune up on your jeep.

Posted on Oct 07, 2008

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Also try changing your crank position sensor, cost is about $60-$80, the sensor is located at the 11 oclock position on the bellhousing of the transmisson, it is a fairly easy job to you'll need a 11mm socket with extensions, just did this job for a friend of mine, she was having the same issues and has nnone since changing the sensor

Posted on Oct 20, 2008

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    I forgot you will also need a swivel on the end of the extension

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I've heard this is a very common problem with the 88's, and the best research I've found so far suggests that you should replace the crankshaft position sensor - it's only about $30, but requires a little work.

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what about cam sensor

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