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96 Saturn SC1 (automatic): b 4 installing (CPS) crankshaft position sensor...she ran beautiful...now, rough idle and the moment she's put in gear, she stalls-out. I shimmed the sensor, she runs OK, but she stalls-out when i hit the gas.

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If it ran beautiful I don't see why you installed CPS. ??? 

The CPS and CAS should only be replaced if the car is stalling or shorting out. I just changed the CAS on my 95 Talon but only because it was cutting off like I turned the key off. 

If the only thing you did was change the CPS then it's not lined up right. Every car is different but the CPS usually has to be aligned.

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