Forgot to disconnect the battery before I replaced the crankshaft position sensor now my Nissan won't start

Asked by Dec 10, 2015 at 04:17 PM about the 1997 Nissan Pathfinder 4 Dr LE 4WD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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A bad CPS shouldn't cause car not to run. Look for other wires disconnected.

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Is or was the check engine light on ?

Yes

21,680

I would get the code or codes reed that would eliminate a lot of guessing on why it will not start but if I was to guess I would say it is the camshaft sensor that needs to be replaced.

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