Automotive Electricity and Electronics / Edition 3

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Thoroughly updated to meet the latest ASE and NATEF task requirements, the third edition of Automotive Electricity and Electronics features a new full-color design and more effective organization. Colorful illustrations and photos along with easier navigation and organization of topics help students effectively study all aspects of automotive electricity and electronics. The text retains its trademark emphasis on diagnosis and troubleshooting, including Tech Tip and Real World Fix boxes that offer true diagnostic stories from the field.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780135124062
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Publication date: 8/13/2010
  • Series: MyAutomotiveKit Series
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 544
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 10.70 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents:

Chapter 1 Service Information, Tools, and Safety

Chapter 2 Environmental and Hazardous Materials

Chapter 3 Electrical Fundamentals

Chapter 4 Electrical Circuits and Ohm’s Law

Chapter 5 Series Circuits

Chapter 6 Parallel Circuits

Chapter 7 Series-Parallel Circuits

Chapter 8 Digital Meters and Oscilloscopes

Chapter 9 Automotive Wiring and Wire Repair

Chapter 10 Schematics and Troubleshooting

Chapter 11 Capacitance and Magnetism

Chapter 12 Electronic Fundamentals

Chapter 13 Computer Fundamentals

Chapter 14 Batteries

Chapter 15 Battery Testing and Service

Chapter 16 Cranking System

Chapter 17 Cranking System Diagnosis and Service

Chapter 18 Charging System

Chapter 19 Charging System Diagnosis and Service

Chapter 20 Lighting and Signaling Circuits

Chapter 21 Dash Instruments Operation and Diagnosis

Chapter 22 Horn, Wiper, and Blower Motor Circuits

Chapter 23 Accessory Circuits

Chapter 24 Airbag and Pretensioner Circuits

Chapter 25 Audio System Operation and Diagnosis

Appendix 1 Electrical/Electronic Systems (A6) Sample ASE Test and Answers

Appendix 2 Electrical/Electronic Systems (A6) NATEF Correlation Chart

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