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is this a vortec engine or is it a tbi engine?
you are wanting to test the cam sensor?
the cam sensor in the distributer doesnt have anything to do with the spark on this engine
The Camshaft Position (CMP) sensor is located within the distributor. It's operation is very similar to the Crankshaft Position (CKP) sensor however it will provide one pulse per camshaft revolution (1x signal). This signal is not detrimental to the driveability of the vehicle. The Vehicle Control Module (VCM) utilizes this signal in conjunction with the crankshaft position to determine which cylinder(s) are misfiring.
this engine has a crank sensor
so,,you dont have a spark at all on the plug wires?
it is a pick-up on the 95 and older tbi engine,,but not on this one
so,,you have no spark at all on the plug wires?
autozone sells parts..lol..i wil help you determine your problem
ok,,do you have a spark on the coil wire that connects to the cap?do you have a spark out of the coil?
are you there?
it will have a spark even if it were bad,,it has nothing to do with the drivability of the engine
does it have a spark on the coil wire?
no,,they are not the same
do you have a spark out of the coil?
understand,,i know how this ignition system works..i would be glad to help you
i also have tests you can do to determine your problem
but,your problem is not the cam/pick-up on this engine
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