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I have a 2000 232 bmw i have a fault code p0340 and car die at time shut off

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Hi this a camshaft position sensor fault, i think the reason for the cut out is because the vehicle cannot tell what position the camshaft is in relation to the pistons, if it all goes out of sync it will cut out to stop damage happening, you will have to replace the sensor, this is located at the top left hand side of the engine/motor you should see it at the front...hope this helps

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