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I have 2000 chevy impala ls 3800 engine. it takes fits and

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I have 2000 chevy impala ls 3800 engine. it takes fits and won't start it will turn over just fine but won't start
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: no
JA: Are you fixing your Impala yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: just about every thing the battery is new new plugs new wires new ignition moduale
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 9 days ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 9 days ago.

Hi, My name is ***** ***** for the delay.
I will do my best to assist you.

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 9 days ago.

does it do this when it is hot or cold?

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 9 days ago.

yes what..

does it do it cold or hot?


Customer: replied 6 days ago.
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 6 days ago.

ok,from the way you explain the problem,it sounds as if the problem may be a bad crank sensor,these willdo this when they go bad and most times not give a code for it.

Parts InformationOEM Part #Price

Crankshaft Position Sensor

Crankshaft Position Sensor


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Labor InformationSkill LevelMfg. WarrantyStandard

Replace Crankshaft Position Sensor

B - 0.9 - 1.4 hours labor

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