Heavy Duty Truck Systems / Edition 4

Heavy Duty Truck Systems / Edition 4

by Sean Bennett, Ian Andrew Norman, Ian Andrew Norman
     
 

The third edition of this best-selling comprehensive introduction to servicing medium-heavy duty trucks has been significantly updated and expanded. Coverage added includes twelve new or expanded chapters, including a comprehensive introduction to electricity and electronics, the latest on electronic automatic transmissions, updated braking systems including ABS,… See more details below

Overview

The third edition of this best-selling comprehensive introduction to servicing medium-heavy duty trucks has been significantly updated and expanded. Coverage added includes twelve new or expanded chapters, including a comprehensive introduction to electricity and electronics, the latest on electronic automatic transmissions, updated braking systems including ABS, and completely revised chapters on air-conditioning to make it compliant with today's standards. In addition to the revisions to the book, there is now a comprehensive support package including an all new workbook featuring numerous and practical job-sheets for lab activities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781401870645
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
11/03/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
1248
Product dimensions:
11.00(w) x 8.80(h) x 1.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Ch. 1Introduction to Servicing Heavy-Duty Trucks1
Ch. 2Shop Safety and Operations17
Ch. 3Tools and Fasteners37
Ch. 4Electrical and Electronic Systems77
Ch. 5Charging, Starting, and Lighting Systems119
Ch. 6Clutches181
Ch. 7Standard Transmissions231
Ch. 8Standard Transmission Servicing275
Ch. 9Torque Converters317
Ch. 10Automatic Transmissions335
Ch. 11Automatic Transmission Maintenance369
Ch. 12Drive Shafts391
Ch. 13Heavy-Duty Truck Axles417
Ch. 14Steering Systems473
Ch. 15Suspension Systems529
Ch. 16Wheels and Tires567
Ch. 17Truck Brake Systems607
Ch. 18Hydraulic Braking Systems and ABS649
Ch. 19Air Brake Servicing683
Ch. 20Truck Air Brake Mechanical and Hydraulic Systems Servicing727
Ch. 21Vehicle Retarders and Engine Brakes801
Ch. 22Vehicle Chassis Frame833
Ch. 23Heavy-Duty Truck Trailers851
Ch. 24Fifth Wheel873
Ch. 25Heavy-Duty Heating and Air-Conditioning Systems893
Ch. 26Preventive Maintenance Program953
Glossary989
Index1003

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