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1997 Honda Passport EX 2WD Auto

1997 Honda Passport
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Rear Wheel Drive, 4 door, Special Purpose Vehicle
15 mpg city / 19 mpg hwy
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February 12, 2013, 7:05 am

Lisa W
 

Question: crankshaft position sensor

Hi -

When I replace my crankshaft position sensor, do I need to calibrate the car's computer or can I just install the sensor & go?

Thanks.


February 16, 2013, 1:25 pm

Ron W
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Some vehicles require a crankshaft relearn procedure, while others do not.

I have never needed to perform any special procedure on a Honda, so I don't believe Honda requires any special procedure (but you can check with the dealer if you want to be sure). You should be able to just install it and go.


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