p0320 car stalls


Asked by Aug 04, 2016 at 07:17 AM about the 1997 Mercury Sable 4 Dr LS Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The car stalls  after 15-25 minutes. The car will  restart if you allow it to sit

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Copy and paste, Faulty Ignition/Distributor engine speed sensor - Faulty Crankshaft Position sensor - Ignition/Distributor engine speed sensor harness is open or shorted - Ignition/Distributor engine speed sensor circuit poor electrical connection - Low battery charge - Faulty Engine Control Module

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is there any way to test crank sensor or possibly elimiate any other possible causes.


The CKP sensor is for the spark and the tach, the cam sensor is for the fuel injectors. Check the wiring around the compressor up to the top of the engine. Make sure the harness isn't rubbing on the belt of the compressor or the belt tensioner.

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