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Q: Where is the Crankshaft Position Indicator on a 1998 Infiniti QX4?

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Where is the crankshaft position indicator on a 1998 Infiniti QX4?

A: The crankshaft position sensor is typically...

The crankshaft position sensor is typically externally mounted on the engine near the crankshaft pulley. I would recommend checking near the crankshaft pulley for this answer. If you need help with the replacement of the crankshaft position sensor, I recommend enlisting the assistance of certified professional, like one from YourMechanic, to help you.

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