Automotive Technology: A Systems Approach / Edition 5

Automotive Technology: A Systems Approach / Edition 5

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by Jack Erjavec
     
 

ISBN-10: 1428311491

ISBN-13: 9781428311497

Pub. Date: 01/13/2009

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Published in full color for the first time, Automotive Technology: A Systems Approach, 3E is a comprehensive resource covering the theory of operation, diagnostics, and repair procedures for each system and subsystem of late model domestic and foreign automobiles and light trucks. Topics such as electricity, electronics, engine performance, steering and suspension,…  See more details below

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Published in full color for the first time, Automotive Technology: A Systems Approach, 3E is a comprehensive resource covering the theory of operation, diagnostics, and repair procedures for each system and subsystem of late model domestic and foreign automobiles and light trucks. Topics such as electricity, electronics, engine performance, steering and suspension, the use of diagnostic equipment, OBDII, electronic automatic transmissions, anti-lock braking systems, air-conditioning refrigerants and retrofitting, and many others have been expanded and updated.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781428311497
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/13/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1472
Sales rank:
889,852
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.00(h) x 2.40(d)

Table of Contents

Photo Sequences
Preface
Ch. 1The Automotive Industry2
Ch. 2Practicing Safety in the Shop14
Ch. 3Automotive Systems26
Ch. 4Shop Tools53
Ch. 5Diagnostic Equipment81
Ch. 6Automotive Engines105
Ch. 7Engine Disassembly128
Ch. 8Short Blocks147
Ch. 9Cylinder Heads and Valves177
Ch. 10Camshafts and Valve Trains210
Ch. 11Lubricating and Cooling Systems234
Ch. 12Intake and Exhaust Systems272
Ch. 13Engine Sealing and Reassembly302
Ch. 14Basics of Electrical Systems327
Ch. 15Basics of Electronics361
Ch. 16Batteries: Theory and Service388
Ch. 17Starting Systems408
Ch. 18Charging Systems429
Ch. 19Lighting Systems450
Ch. 20Electrical Instruments and Accessories473
Ch. 21Ignition Systems504
Ch. 22Ignition System Service532
Ch. 23Fuel Systems570
Ch. 24Carburetors599
Ch. 25Fuel Injection623
Ch. 26Emission Control Systems661
Ch. 27Computerized Engine Controls689
Ch. 28Clutches721
Ch. 29Manual Transmissions and Transaxles736
Ch. 30Manual Transmission/Transaxle Service758
Ch. 31Drive Axles and Differentials769
Ch. 32Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles812
Ch. 33Automatic Transmission/Transaxle Service878
Ch. 34Four- and All-Wheel Drive893
Ch. 35Tires and Wheels912
Ch. 36Suspension Systems934
Ch. 37Steering Systems and Wheel Alignment977
Ch. 38Brake Systems1024
Ch. 39Drum Brakes1050
Ch. 40Disc Brakes1079
Ch. 41Antilock Brake Systems1097
Ch. 42Heating and Air Conditioning1113
Ch. 43Other Comfort, Safety, and Security Equipment1150
App. A: Decimal and Metric Equivalents1170
App. B: Abbreviations1171
Glossary1183
Index1212

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