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Can a cam shaft issue with a 2011 Chevy hhr cause the car to cut off if not fixed?

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Not usually. Cam sensor is for injector firing. When they go bad the PCM goes to default mode. (Last known sequence) Then runs off the crank sensor. But depending on what the exact problem was, The cam and crank senors run off the same power and ground from the PCM. The return signals are separate wires. Just something to look at.

Posted on Apr 15, 2015

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It could but its likely not a bad cam shaft .
The camshaft and crankshaft sensors work together .They need to be in sink under all condutions sending the same signle to the computer so it knows how to respond basicly controling all functions air fuel electrical in a wide veritity of driveing ranges temputures humitity eleavations .
I would look to the sensors first .Sometimes the problem isn't bad enough yet to get a code .

Posted on Apr 15, 2015

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Yes when my camshaft was bad my car would always cut off

Posted on Apr 15, 2015

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Your battery is located in the rear under your cargo floor. Where most cars would hide a compact spare.

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Access to change the headlamp bulbs is through the wheel well. The recommended method is to remove the front tire and then the plastic inner fender liner. Once removed, you'll have easy (more or less) access to the rear of the headlamp housing.

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I had this problem and it was related to the transmission cut out switch. My elegant solution was to beat the transmission shifter with my hand until it unlocked. Has happened more than once!

Posted on Feb 09, 2011

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Hi There Helen,I believe your problem is more likely to be with the fuel pump. Have the pressure checked and if it reads low have it replaced.Best regards
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