ISBN 9780074602164,Automotive Electrical Equipment

Automotive Electrical Equipment



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 1993

ISBN 9780074602164

ISBN-10 0074602160


Number of Pages 260 Pages
Language (English)

Automotive technology

The technology of automotive equipment is the driving force behind various automotive manufacturers. It acts as the core for many next-generation vehicles. It basically includes machines that are powered by electricity, and consist a variety of electrical components within, along with a power switch. Automotive Electrical Equipment explains efficiently, the principles involved and the operations of various electrical equipment that are fitted in automobiles. It provides students with sound knowledge in its theory, through its discussions on the fundamentals of electricity and magnetism. This book provides students with an adequate theoretical background. Different topics are covered in separate chapters. It provides particulars about all the vital components necessary to build an efficient electrical system. It gives a good idea about installing television sets and the functioning of warning and indication devices. The book also discusses batteries and their latest developments. There are 18 chapters in Automotive Electrical Equipment, some of which are Electricity and Magnetism, Battery, Ignition System, Radio and Television Interference Suppression, Indication and Warning Devices and Electric System Inspection. Each chapter is explained in detail, and is accompanied with good illustrations. Automotive Electrical Equipment caters to the needs of the students by providing troubleshooting charts. The students can find a set of questions at the end of every chapter, and use it to make their study routine more practice oriented. The language used by the author is simple and easy to comprehend. About P. L. Kohli P. L. Kohli is an author and the Head of the automotive department at the G. B. Pant Polytechnic. Currently, he is in Delhi working with the Directorate of Technical Education. He has been teaching for more than 20 years. P. L. Kohli was working as an officer with the Border Roads Development Corporation. His responsibility was to look after the repair and maintenance of vehicles. TABLE OF CONTENTS Chapter 1. Electricity and Magnetism Chapter 2. Automotive Electrical System Chapter 3. Battery Chapter 4. Generator Chapter 5. Regulator Chapter 6. Cranking Motor Chapter 7. Ignition System Chapter 8. Spark Plug Chapter 9. Magneto Chapter 10. Gas Turbine Igniter Chapter 11. Radio and Television Interference Suppression Chapter 12. Lighting System Chapter 13. Electrical Switches Chapter 14. Indication and Warning Devices Chapter 15. Miscellaneous Electrical Equipment and Accessories Chapter 16. Wiring and Installation Chapter 17. Testing Instruments Chapter 18. Electric System Inspection Index