What is the p0341 camshaft position


Asked by Mar 02, 2013 at 02:12 AM about the 1996 Saturn S-Series 2 Dr SC1 Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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P0341 SATURN - Camshaft Position Sensor 'A' Circuit Range/Performance -- Possible causes: - Faulty Camshaft Position Sensor - Camshaft Position Sensor harness is open or shorted - Camshaft Position Sensor circuit poor electrical connection - Faulty starter motor - Starting system circuit - Dead (Weak) battery

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Alex Nazarian

change your plugs and wires. That should do it.

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Luke Wozniak

saturn s series cars have no camshaft position sensor. this code is caused by corrosion on the ignition control module and coil packs which are located on the front of the engine, towards the bottom. Remove coils, plug wires, ignition control module, lightly sand any electrical contact points, inspect spark plugs(check gap .040") and wires as alex stated, then re assemble. problem should go away.

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Start with the simple things first. I had this happen to my daughters 99 SL. It was caused by a single plug wire that had popped up 1/8". The car was running rough and had trouble at highway speed and hills Once the plug wires were snugged, the CEL went off, the car ran fine and that was the end of it.

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Josh Dewey Beardsley

So I have a 99 Saturn sl-1 with this code. Iv replaced plugs wires both coil packs and the crank sensor and yet the code still comes back on!!! Any ideas?

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Roberto QN

how to resolve the error codes P0410, P0133, P0410 in Saturn SL2 2002, please help me, thanks.

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