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P0340 no cam signal

Runs great when cold, as soon as it warms up it will run fine as long as I do not accelerate too hard. If I accelerate with anything more than a lite throtle it will set code P0340 no cam signal at PCM it also will fall on its face simular to a dying fuel pump...the harder you mash the gas the worse it gets till you release the throtle...then it runs fine with minimal pressure on the gas. I've replaced the Cam Position Sensor, checked all of the wiring W/DVOM all voltage values and resistance values are correct according to Chryslers 05 service manual...Got any suggestions?
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Hi greg check our gaz pressure i lock forward to it will find the problem have a good day from montreal canada pierre

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