ISBN 9788131514269,Automotive Technology:Service & Systems

Automotive Technology:Service & Systems


Cliff Owen


Yesdee Publishing



Yesdee Publishing

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9788131514269

ISBN-10 8131514269


Edition 4th
Number of Pages 418 Pages
Language (English)

Automotive technology

Give your students a competitive edge in the automotive industry by preparing them with this updated classroom /shop manual set that explores the basic theories of operation behind each automotive system and the diagnostic, testing, and repair procedures that relate to them. Assuming no prior knowledge of Automotive Technology, the book addresses fundamental skills, maintenance and the application of the key theories in a manner that is both clear and engaging for students of all levels. This exciting new edition includes increased usage of metric measuring instruments, expanded information on brakes, including Active Braking systems and their link to Active Suspension systems, and enhanced coverage of electronic stability and electronic power steering, including four-wheel steering. This all-new content is built into the book using the same solid foundation of knowledge that its previous editions are known for, making Automotive Technology : Service & Systems, 4th Edition a teaching tool that you won't want to go without.

About the Author
Cliff Owen, retired, is the former Program Coordinator of the Automotive Technology program at Griffin Technical College in Griffin, Georgia. He holds an Associate's Degree in Applied Science (A.A.S.)and is an ASE Master Automotive Technician. Mr. Owen has also been certified as an instructor for Electric Vehicle Maintenance by York Technical College in Rock Hill, SC.

Table of Contents
Classroom Manual : Automotive Systems And Operations - The Automotive Business - Automotive Tools and Equipment - Measurements And Precision Measuring Devices - Fasteners - Automotive Bearings And Sealants - Automobile Theories Of Operation - Power System Operation And Subsystems - Brakes - Suspension And Steering - Powertrains - Auxiliary Systems And Climate Control - Index. Shop Manual : Safety Issues and First Aid - Shop Operation and the Technician - Tools and Equipment Usage - Precision Measurement - Fastener Usage and Repair - Automotive Bearing and Sealant Service - Diagnosing by Theories and Inspection - Engine Preventive Maintenance - Servicing Brake Systems - Suspension and Steering Service - Powertrain Service - Auxiliary System Service - Index.