The camshaft sensor is attached to the cylinder head. Defects in the cylinder head or cylinder head gasket can lead to faults in the camshaft position sensor, for example if contact difficulties arise due to water or corrosion. Likewise, the teeth on the gear can wear out, which means that a correct measurement can no longer be made. Sometimes it is just damaged cables or torn fastening lugs that lead to error messages.
Indications of a defective camshaft sensor may include the following:
Since the symptoms can also occur in the case of other defective components on the engine, the fault memory should be read out first. It is also advisable to check the cables and connectors. This can confirm that it is really the camshaft sensor that is defective. A repair is not intended for this component. In the event of a defect, it will be replaced completely.
Since an intact camshaft sensor is part of the main inspection, attention should be paid to quality if you want to buy a camshaft sensor. Reputable brand manufacturers use high-quality materials and always adapt their camshaft sensors to the requirements of the vehicle manufacturers. Thus, high accuracy of fit and a long service life is guaranteed. Among the leading brand manufacturers in the field of camshaft position sensors include:
Camshaft position sensors differ for each vehicle, among other things, in their shape, in the number of connections and in the length of the cable. Therefore, it is advisable to select his vehicle in advance to get only suitable articles displayed. Before buying are then still the specified restrictions to consider.
If you are unsure which camshaft sensor to buy, you are welcome to contact our customer service with the 17-digit chassis number.
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