Helpful Automotive Resources
May 29, 2020 P0335 or Crankshaft Position “A” Circuit MalfunctionThe OBD-II code P0335 is a generic diagnostic trouble code that stands for “Crankshaft Position “A” Circuit Malfunction.” The code is set when your car’s primary computer—also known as the powertrain control module (PCM)—is unable to detect a signal from the crankshaft position sensor.
May 04, 2019 Timing beltThe job of the timing belt is to turn the camshaft(s) at exactly 1/2 the speed of the crankshaft while maintaining a precise alignment. This means that the crankshaft will make two revolutions for every revolution of the camshaft. Engines will have at least one camshaft, or as many as March 14, 2020 When to Replace the Timing Chain on Your VehicleYou may be wondering—how long does a timing chain last? Unlike timing belts, timing chains are designed to last the life of the vehicle. Of course, that doesn’t always happen. Timing chains can break for a number of reasons, which we’ll discuss shortly.
When to Change the Timing Chain