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Northstar Engines and System Technical Discussion Discussion, how to change camshaft position sensor on 1997 sts in Cadillac Engine Technical Discussion; Hi Everyone New here and NEED HELP! Here is whats up Just bought this car knowing the crankshaft position sensors ...
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    mvill9413 is offline Cadillac Owners Member
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    how to change camshaft position sensor on 1997 sts

    Hi Everyone

    New here and NEED HELP!
    Here is whats up
    Just bought this car knowing the crankshaft position sensors needed replacing
    Replaced them (special thanks to the one who said removing oil filter bracket )
    Help out a lot mpg is now where its should be starts some what better
    Now still a little hard to start sometimes
    service engine light comes on after a while then stalling happens

    Now I think the camshaft position sensor needs replacing but can not find any good info on
    I need pictures , procedures, tips and tricks.
    anything will help
    please remember I do have access to a lift so from under or above
    remove this makes it easier
    stuff like that

    Thanks

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    Re: how to change camshaft position sensor on 1997 sts

    What codes are you getting?

    The camshaft sensor is on the rear head exhaust cam, passenger side. It is held in place by one 10mm bolt. The main thing in the way would probably be the heater hoses.

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    Re: how to change camshaft position sensor on 1997 sts

    here you go - a 10mm bolt and long fingers.

    Talk to Chris in parts at Rippy Cadillac >>>>> over there

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