How do I fix code P0336?
What repairs can fix the P0336 code?
- Replacing a damaged reluctor wheel.
- Repairing or replacing a damaged crankshaft position sensor wiring or circuitry.
- Repairing or replacing damage or corrosion of the crankshaft position sensor connector.
- Repairing or replacing the crankshaft position sensor wiring harness.
What can cause a P0336 code?
There are many potential causes of code P0336.
- Faulty crankshaft position sensor (most common)
- Damaged reluctor ring.
- Loose or improperly installed reluctor ring.
- Chaffed wiring.
- Poor connection at connector.
- Open in crankshaft position sensor circuit.
How much is a crankshaft position sensor?
The replacement cost of the crankshaft position sensor is anywhere from $120 to $300. The cost of the part itself will be around $75 to $120. The cost of the labor will be anywhere from $45 to $180.
Can I replace crankshaft sensor myself?
While the crankshaft position sensor is a pretty sophisticated piece of equipment, and you might be intimidated by the idea of replacing it yourself, you probably shouldn’t be. With a good set of instructions, the right tools, and some effort, you can replace your crankshaft sensor yourself.
Do you have to relearn a camshaft position sensor?
Camshaft and crankshaft position sensor replacement is often necessary on many cars due to the common results of heat and vibration. However, if the proper relearn process is not performed to account for mechanical wear and manufacturing tolerances when replaced, you may face unnecessary comebacks and complaints.
What happens if you don’t relearn the crankshaft position sensor?
Failure to do such will result in over revving of the engine, causing possible engine damage.
Will a car start with a faulty crank sensor?
The crankshaft position sensor monitors the position and speed of the crankshaft and other parameters that play an important role when starting the engine. If the crankshaft position sensor is having a problem, the vehicle may have intermittent starting issues or not start at all.
Can you clean crank position sensor?
Simply unscrew 1 bolt holding it in. Remove the sensor and clean any metal or grease off of it. It is magnetic so it will attract metal. When I cleaned mine, it made a world of difference for idle.