Automotive Excellence Volume 1, Student Edition / Edition 3

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Give your students the skills and knowledge they'll need to prepare for ASE certification with Glencoe's Automotive Excellence Volume 1! Automotive Excellence covers all key technical skills students will need while integrating Math, Science, and English/Language Arts, helping to create a class curriculum that meets Perkins legislation requirements.
Volume 1 covers:
Electrical & Electronic Systems
Engine Performance
Suspension & Steering
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780078744129
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 1/17/2006
  • Edition description: Student
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 624
  • Sales rank: 1,356,661
  • Product dimensions: 8.80 (w) x 11.10 (h) x 1.20 (d)

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Table of Contents

Automotive Excellence, Student Edition, Volume 1

Automotive Technician's Handbook

Chapter 1 - The Automotive Industry

Chapter 2 - Automotive Safety Practices

Chapter 3 - Automotive Tools & Equipment


Chapter 1 - Brake System Operation

Chapter 2 - Diagnosing & Repairing the Hydraulic System

Chapter 3 - Diagnosing & Repairing Drum Brakes

Chapter 4 - Diagnosing & Repairing Disc Brakes

Chapter 5 - Diagnosing & Repairing Power Boosters

Chapter 6 - Diagnosing & Repairing Parking Brakes

Chapter 7 - Diagnosing & Repairing Antilock Brakes

Electrical & Electronic Systems

Chapter 1 - Electrical System Operation

Chapter 2 - Diagnosing & Servicing the Battery

Chapter 3 - Diagnosing & Repairing the Starting System

Chapter 4 - Diagnosing & Repairing the Charging System

Chapter 5 - Diagnosing & Repairing Lighting Systems

Chapter 6 - Diagnosing & Repairing Accessory and Safety Systems

Engine Performance

Chapter 1 - Piston Engine Operation

Chapter 2 - Diagnosing Engine Mechanical Problems

Chapter 3 - Computerized Engine Controls

Chapter 4 - Diagnosing & Repairing Ignition Systems

Chapter 5 - Diagnosing & Repairing Air Induction Systems

Chapter 6 - Diagnosing & Repairing Fuel Systems

Chapter 7 - Using Computer Diagnostics

Chapter 8 - Diagnosing & Repairing Emission Control Systems

Suspension & Steering

Chapter 1 - Diagnosing & Repairing Tires and Wheels

Chapter 2 - Diagnosing & Repairing Steering Systems

Chapter 3 - Diagnosing & Repairing Suspension Systems

Chapter 4 - Diagnosing, Adjusting & Repairing Wheel Alignment

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