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P0340 Diagnostic Trouble Code Discussion for January 2006

CMP Sensor Circuit Malfunction


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Trouble Ticket Help Requests for DTC P0340
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1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue GX 3.5L extended crank VIN: 1G3WH52HXX
P0340: CMP Sensor Circuit Malfunction. Fuel pressure good holds pressure. Cranks for about 4 to 5 seconds before starting runs great once started no other driveability problems. There is no injection pulse while problem occurs. Once pulse hits it starts. Watch cam and crank on tech 2, crank on righ...
January 03, 2006
1997 Nissan Maxima SE 3.0L No Start VIN: JN1CAXXXXV
P0340: Camshaft Position Sensor Circuit Malfunction. Vehicle was towed in from another shop after it died on highway. Vehicle will not start, has steady spark on cyls #2&3 --no spark on 1&6 and spark only once on initial crank on the other 2 cylinders. Engine badly flooded, cleared flood by removing plug...
January 04, 2006
1995 Toyota Camry XLE 3.0L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: JT2GK13E3S
P0340: Cam position sensor. ... exhaust was glowing red. Scaned for codes and found p0340 and p1300. lab scoped cam sensor and pattern was very bad. We replaced the sensor and ran a diag for igniter problem. Igniter circuit checked good. cleared codes and th...
January 05, 2006
2000 Ford Taurus SE 2-Valve 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP5526Y
P0340: cam code. We have replaced the sensor and housing, checked the cam timing. Checked the ground resistance. The code went away for several months. Now its back. Customer says it sputters a little when cold, though I haven't seen it. The tech line said to unplug the DPFE l...
January 10, 2006
1998 Chevrolet Tahoe 5.7L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1QNEK13R0X
P0340: CMP Sensor Circuit Malfunction. ... (mil) codes p0102 and p0340 Found blown engine 1 fuse underhood.this fuse power all o2 heater maf cmp sensors purge and vent soleniods. labled (eng1)20 amp mini fuse. replaced cleared codes test drove all ok. next morning pulled up to smog test ses on. no ...
January 12, 2006
1994 Lexus ES300 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JT8GK13YIR
P0340: cam position sensor- bank 1. ... 100amp alternator fuse was blown. i replaced it, and installed a new battery. now the car will start and idle like it has a slight miss to it and when you give it a little gas it will run until you get to 1500 rpm then kill. i was also getting a p0340 that...
January 19, 2006
2000 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4FF48S8Y
P0340: No Camshaft Sensor Signals At PCM. ... he had clear codes. they were p0340 , po320. po1495.I scanned it getting the same codes,I found that all codes show 26 starts and 12 warm up cycles .anyone come across a vehicle like this? Thanks.
January 26, 2006
1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue GX 3.5L extended crank VIN: 1G3WH52HXX
P0340: CMP Sensor Circuit Malfunction. Fuel pressure good holds pressure. Cranks for about 4 to 5 seconds before starting runs great once started no other driveability problems. There is no injection pulse while problem occurs. Once pulse hits it starts. Watch cam and crank on tech 2, crank on righ...
January 03, 2006
1997 Nissan Maxima SE 3.0L No Start VIN: JN1CAXXXXV
P0340: Camshaft Position Sensor Circuit Malfunction. Vehicle was towed in from another shop after it died on highway. Vehicle will not start, has steady spark on cyls #2&3 --no spark on 1&6 and spark only once on initial crank on the other 2 cylinders. Engine badly flooded, cleared flood by removing plug...
January 04, 2006
1995 Toyota Camry XLE 3.0L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: JT2GK13E3S
P0340: Cam position sensor. ... exhaust was glowing red. Scaned for codes and found p0340 and p1300. lab scoped cam sensor and pattern was very bad. We replaced the sensor and ran a diag for igniter problem. Igniter circuit checked good. cleared codes and th...
January 05, 2006
2000 Ford Taurus SE 2-Valve 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP5526Y
P0340: cam code. We have replaced the sensor and housing, checked the cam timing. Checked the ground resistance. The code went away for several months. Now its back. Customer says it sputters a little when cold, though I haven't seen it. The tech line said to unplug the DPFE l...
January 10, 2006
1998 Chevrolet Tahoe 5.7L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1QNEK13R0X
P0340: CMP Sensor Circuit Malfunction. ... (mil) codes p0102 and p0340 Found blown engine 1 fuse underhood.this fuse power all o2 heater maf cmp sensors purge and vent soleniods. labled (eng1)20 amp mini fuse. replaced cleared codes test drove all ok. next morning pulled up to smog test ses on. no ...
January 12, 2006
1994 Lexus ES300 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JT8GK13YIR
P0340: cam position sensor- bank 1. ... 100amp alternator fuse was blown. i replaced it, and installed a new battery. now the car will start and idle like it has a slight miss to it and when you give it a little gas it will run until you get to 1500 rpm then kill. i was also getting a p0340 that...
January 19, 2006
2000 Jeep Cherokee Sport 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4FF48S8Y
P0340: No Camshaft Sensor Signals At PCM. ... he had clear codes. they were p0340 , po320. po1495.I scanned it getting the same codes,I found that all codes show 26 starts and 12 warm up cycles .anyone come across a vehicle like this? Thanks.
January 26, 2006