2001 Dodge Ram 1500. Dies while driving. Replaced camshaft positioning sensor, worked fine for 2 days, but started shutting off once more. Once it sits a while it'll start. Code flashes on odometer?

Asked by Mar 13, 2015 at 12:03 AM about the 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr SLT Quad Cab SB

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Did you use a factory replacement sensor or an aftermarket? If you used an aftermarket I would suggest that you get a factory one and install it, plus it would be a good idea to replace the cam sensor also. I have had 3 out 5 aftermarket crank sensors fail on Dodge and Jeeps so now I only use factory and so far no more comebacks. HTH

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