Automobile Electrical and Electronic Systems [NOOK Book]

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This textbook will help you learn all the skills you need to pass Level 3 vehicle electrical and electronic systems courses or related modules from City and Guilds, IMI and BTEC, and is also ideal for higher level ASE, AUR and other qualifications.

As electrical and electronic systems become increasingly more complex and fundamental to the workings of modern vehicles, understanding these systems is essential for automotive technicians. For students new to the subject, this book ...

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Automobile Electrical and Electronic Systems

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Overview

This textbook will help you learn all the skills you need to pass Level 3 vehicle electrical and electronic systems courses or related modules from City and Guilds, IMI and BTEC, and is also ideal for higher level ASE, AUR and other qualifications.

As electrical and electronic systems become increasingly more complex and fundamental to the workings of modern vehicles, understanding these systems is essential for automotive technicians. For students new to the subject, this book will help to develop this knowledge, but will also assist experienced mechanics in keeping up with recent technological advances. This new edition includes information on developments in hybrid car technology, GPS, multiplexing, and electronic stability/vehicle dynamics control. In full colour and covering the latest course specifications, this is the guide that no student enrolled on an automotive maintenance and repair course should be without.

Also by Tom Denton:
Automobile Mechanical and Electrical Systems
ISBN: 978-0-08-096945-9
Advanced Automotive Fault Diagnosis, Third Edition
ISBN: 978-0-08-096955-8

With increasing use being made of electronics and electronic control systems in vehicles, students and engineers alike must keep abreast of advancing technology. This new edition of the classic "Automobile Electrical & Electronic Systems" is essential reading for students of vehicle electronics who wish to gain a thorough understanding of the subject. In addition, the text not only covers the basic electrical principles, but is also suitable for more advanced study at HNC/D level.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781136073816
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 7/4/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 4
  • Pages: 928
  • File size: 205 MB
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Meet the Author

Tom Denton is the leading UK automotive author with a teaching career spanning lecturer to head of automotive engineering in a large college. His nine automotive textbooks published since 1995 are bestsellers and led to his authoring of the Automotive Technician Training multimedia products published in 2003/4 in the UK and Asia.

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Table of Contents

Development of the Automobile Electrical System. Electrical and Electronic Principles. Tools and Test Equipment. Electrical Systems and Circuits. Batteries. Charging Systems. Starting Systems. Ignition Systems. Electronic Fuel Control. Engine Management. Lighting. Auxiliaries. Monitoring and Instrumentation. Air Conditioning. Chassis Electrical Systems. Comfort and Safety. Electric and Hybrid Vehicles. New Developments in Electric Vehicles. Learning Activities. Practical Activities

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