Engine won't start when hot.

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Asked by Aug 25, 2012 at 02:04 AM about the 2008 Chrysler Town & Country LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I am having problems starting my van when the engine is hot.  It cranks however it does not start.  After
cooling down for 30 - 45 min.  it works OK>  Everything seems to be OK wants it starts.
I had one of the oxygen sensors changed.  Did not help porblem

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Something is heating up and not working. Could be the coil or crank position sensor.

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Does either sensor have any control on the amount of gas being injected. It seems as though gas is not being injected

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Crank position sensor controls when the fuel is sprayed

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