I have my 01 Ford Escape 4 cyl, it dies at idle and idles very low. I got code P0320, and keep getting it.

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Asked by May 20, 2014 at 08:04 PM about the 2001 Ford Escape XLS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I changed out my Crankshaft position sensor 3 times, after getting code P0320. I keep
getting the code and also the vehicle shuts off at idle and idles very low, I am not sure
what to do with this. I need to get it running as it is my wife and I's only vehicle.

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Check the wiring and plug to the crank position sensor. It is very close to the catalytic convertor and can get hot and melt/burn. You might have to remove the exhaust to get to it. They sell a plug with a pigtail wiring if that is the issue.

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