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Rebuilt 4.7 liter from 01Durango. Installed in 01 Dakota.

Customer Question

Rebuilt 4.7 liter from 01Durango. Installed in 01 Dakota. New timing set with gears,guides and tentioners.Cranks but will not start. Sounds like out of time when cranking but smooth when I unplug cam sensor. Help! Crank sensor has been replaced.
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Amedee replied 7 months ago.

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Expert:  Amedee replied 7 months ago.

Is the check engine light on? Are there any codes in the computer? Have you tried running the engine on the camshaft position sensor alone?