Automotive Electricity and Electronics

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  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/17/2013
  • Publisher: Pearson
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Automotive Electricity and Electronics, Fourth Edition,provides complete coverage of the parts, operation, design, and troubleshooting of automotive electricity and electronics systems. Real examples and full color images throughout the text offer readers a practical approach to the diagnosis and repair of the NATEF tasks for the Automotive Electricity/Electronic Systems (A6) content area. Thoroughly revised and updated, the fourth edition has been peer reviewed by automotive instructors and experts in the field to ensure technical accuracy. This text is fully integrated with MyAutomotiveKitan online resource for instructors and students that provides time-saving help for homework, quizzing, testing, multimedia activities, and videos. For more information:http://www.myautomotivekit.com.

Table of Contents

1. Service Information, Tools, and Safety 

2. Environmental and Hazardous Materials

3. Electrical Fundamentals

4. Electrical Circuits and Ohm’s Law

5. Series Circuits

6. Parallel Circuits

7. Series-Parallel Circuits

8. Digital Meters

9. Oscilloscopes and Graphing Multimeters

10. Wiring and Wire Repair

11. Schematics and Troubleshooting

12. Capacitance and Capacitors

13. Magnetism and Electromagnetism

14. Electronic Fundamentals

15. Computer Fundamentals

16. Network Communications and Diagnosis      

17. Batteries

18. Battery Testing and Service

19. Cranking System

20. Cranking System Diagnosis and Service

21. Charging System

22. Charging System Diagnosis and Service

23. Lighting and Signaling Circuits

24. Dash Instruments Operation and Diagnosis

25. Horn, Wiper, and Blower Motor Circuits

26. Accessory Circuits

27. Airbag and Pretensioner Circuits

28. 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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