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Shuts down while driving for a sec. or two

And the goes doesn't do it all the time what causes this its like it runs out of gas for a sec or two and then takes back off and is fine for a day or two kenny

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  • mohnton7 Dec 31, 2008

    replaced o2oxgen sensor didnt do it yet if it does ill replace the crank sensor @ the cam sensor thanks a lot kenny



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I just had the same problem on my 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee 6 cyl. Mine was the Camshaft Position Sensor. Only available at the dealership and cost $85.00 at the parts counter. Easy to install - remove the distributor cap and rotor. Sensor is a flat disc sitting in distributor with wire running to connection at side of engine. Remove the sensor and install the new one in same position. try it you'll like it. If not then go for the Crankshaft position sensor. Go to the auto parts store and also buy a new distributor cap and rotor while you are at it. GOOD LUCK!

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Crank sensor or cam sensor but I wold be almost 99% sure it's crank sensor.

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