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My 2010 Accent just stops while driving. The Auto repair is

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Customer: ***** *****, my 2010 Accent just stops while driving. The Auto repair is telling me that is is the crank position sensor - is that likely?
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: Yes, over the last week it has stopped daily. I will be driving and suddenly everything loses power.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Hyundai
Expert:  internal88 replied 1 year ago.

Hello, I'm Brandon - Hyundai tech.

Yes, a bad crank sensor can interrupt the ignition system from working. If the ignition system is not working the coil won't be firing the spark plugs. Therefore the engine will stop working or rough idle.

Is the check engine light on ?