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Jeep wrangelr Crank Position Sensor

Where is the Crank Position Sensor (CPS) located on a 92 jeep wrangler?

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Wall5552: there were two engines used in 1992 Jeep Wranglers.
A 2.5 liter and a 4.0 liter. HOWEVER>>>> The location for the crank angle sensor is the same for both.
It is located on the bell housing up near the front at about the 10:00 PM position.
The Cam position sensor is located in the Distributor on both engines as well.

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