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1998 dodge caravan crank shaft or cam shaft sensor??

Van was losing power, and started "stuttering", the problem gradually grew worse, until one time I knew I couldnt drive it any longer. WE replaced the crank shaft sensor. Van drove fine, has a slight stutter. 3 days after replacing the crank shaft sensor the van stutters and dies within 10 seconds of starting. any ideas?

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  • Cchristin Nov 09, 2008

    code is p1381


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U have slop in the timing chain with makes a studer in the system

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I have the same problem, I changed the same sensor and same thing happened. I've changed the fuel filter, spark plugs too. Turns on and stays on for a bit but then dies. If you found out what was wrong within please help. This is our only van.

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Maybe have autozone or equal scan the computer for codes. could be a misfire in the cyl. somewhere. give me a code number and i will try to assist you further.

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