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Old 12-30-2012, 03:35 AM   #1
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Where is crank sensor on ford focus?! Help?!

Hi can someone please tell me where the crank sensor is on a ford focus 2001 1.8 please? I have bought the part and trying to fix it myself and I can't seem to see where it's about?! Please help


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It is triggered off of the flywheel/flexplate between the engine and transaxle. I am not aware of the exact location but it is somewhere around the bell housing.

I'm sure you were hoping for it to be on the belt side of the engine. Brilliant engineering.
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Old 12-30-2012, 03:50 AM   #3
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It's facing the front of the car behind the cat converter. That's if it's similar to the 2.0 Zetec which I think it is.
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Old 12-30-2012, 04:11 AM   #4
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Thanks. I don't want to sound silly but when I jack up car I go under from drivers side wheel?
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depends on which driver's side... yours or ours

probably the transaxle side if you can't pick the whole front up... or if it's not possible from the top.
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Old 12-30-2012, 04:21 AM   #6
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I have pics of the front of my engine from underneath yesterday if anyone can email me and I'll send them to them. It's stacybyrne1983@hotmail.co.uk I am trying my hardest to fix this simple thing myself
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Go in from the front of the car.
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This a Zetec? See large hole on right hand side? To the right and down a little from the PVC mounting location.

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