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Cam shaft senor

1996 chevy blazer. after running for awhile it will start to miss. replaced spark plugs and wires and changes fuel filter with no sucess. I had it put on a machine and it said it was the cam shaft senor. where is this located and how hard is it to fix myself?

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  • tinks4147 Oct 30, 2008

    4.3 liter enigine

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    What engine do you have, makes a diff.

  • Anonymous Mar 27, 2014

    has fuel and spark wont start

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It is part of the distributor according to a chevy forum I belong to

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