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Learn how to fix fault code P0335 on Nissan vehicles. This tutorial is based on a 2019 Nissan Sentra.

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Procedure

  1. Connect the OBD-II Scanner to the OBD-II Port located below the dashboard.The OBD-II port of the Nissan Sentra.

     

  2. Press the push start button once without pressing the brake pedal to set the vehicle on the accessories menu.Pressing the start button to set the vehicle to the accessories position.

     

  3. Go to the Diagnostic Menu on the scanner and select Read Code.Going to the read codes menu on the scanner.

     

  4. Select stored codes and the scanner will show faulty code P0335 - Crankshaft Position Sensor A Circuit.Selecting stored codes menu on the scanner.

     

    Faulty Code P0335 - Crankshaft Position Sensor A Circuit.
  5. Turn off the ignition, jack up the vehicle's front and support the vehicle with jack stands.Jacking up the vehicle and supporting it with jack stands.

     

  6. Remove the engine splash shield located below the vehicle's motor near the oil filter. There's a 10mm bolt holding the engine splash shield remove them by turning them counterclockwise using a 10mm socket/nut driver.Removing the engine splash shield out from the vehicle.

     

  7. Locate the crankshaft position sensor near the vehicle's oil filter.The location of the crankshaft position sensor on the Nissan Sentra.

     

  8. Disconnect the electrical connector of the sensor by pressing its clip and pulling the connector out.Disconnecting the electrical connector of the crankshaft position sensor.

     

  9. Remove the 10mm bolt holding the sensor by turning it counterclockwise using a 10mm socket.
  10. Once the bolt is removed, remove the crankshaft position sensor by pulling it out. Use a pick tool to easily pull the sensor out.Pulling the crankshaft position sensor out from the vehicle.

     

  11. Line up the new sensor and press it in to set it into place.Installing the new crankshaft position sensor of the Nissan Sentra.

     

  12. Reinstall the 10mm bolt on the crankshaft position sensor by turning it clockwise using the 10mm socket.
  13. Connect the electrical connector of the crankshaft position sensor by pushing it into the port.Connecting the electrical connector of the crankshaft position sensor.

     

  14. Line up the engine splash shield to its original position and reinstall the bolts holding to it by turning them clockwise using the 10mm socket.Reinstalling the engine splash shield of the Nissan Sentra.

     

  15. Press the push start button once without pressing the brake pedal again to set the vehicle to the accessories menu.
  16. Go to the diagnostic menu again and select erase codes on the scanner.Erasing the Stored Codes on the Scanner.

     

  17. Press enter to erase the stored codes.
  18. Start the vehicle a few times and ensure the check engine light stays off.