Fundamentals of Automotive Technology

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  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2017-03-09
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

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Table of Contents

Section1 Safety and Foundation
Chapter1 Careers in Automotive Technology
Chapter2 Introduction to Automotive Technology
Chapter3 Introduction to Automotive Safety
Chapter4 Personal Safety
Chapter5 Vehicle Service Information & Diagnostic Process
Chapter6 Basic Tools and Precision Measuring
Chapter7 Power Tools & Equipment
Chapter8 Fasteners and Thread Repair
Chapter9 Vehicle Protection and Jack and Lift Safety
Chapter10 Vehicle Maintenance Inspection
Chapter11 Communication and Employability Skills
Section2 Engine Repair
Chapter12 Motive Power Types - Spark-Ignition (SI) Engines
Chapter13 Engine Mechanical Testing
Chapter14 Engine Lubrication Theory
Chapter15 Lubrication System Service
Chapter16 Cooling System Theory
Chapter17 Cooling System Service
Chapter18 Engine Removal and Replacement
Chapter19 Cylinder Head Components
Chapter20 Engine Block Components
Chapter21 Engine Machining
Chapter22 Engine Assembly
Section3 Automatic Transmissions
Chapter23 Automatic Transmission Fundamentals
Chapter24 Hydraulic Fundamentals
Chapter25 Hydraulically Controlled Transmission
Chapter26 Electronically Controlled Transmission
Chapter27 Servicing the Automatic Transmission/Transaxle
Chapter28 Rebuilding the Automatic Transmission/Transaxle
Chapter29 Hybrid and Continuously Variable Transmissions
Section4 Manual Transmissions
Chapter30 Manual Transmission/Transaxle Principles
Chapter31 The Clutch System
Chapter32 Manual Transmissions/Transaxles Basic Diagnosis and Maintenance
Chapter33 Manual Transmission Overhaul
Chapter34 Driveshafts, Axles, and Final Drives
Chapter35 Four-Wheel Drive/All-Wheel Drive
Section5 Steering and Suspension
Chapter36 Wheels and Tires Theory
Chapter37 Servicing Wheels and Tires
Chapter38 Steering Systems Theory
Chapter39 Servicing Steering Systems
Chapter40 Suspension System Theory
Chapter41 Servicing Suspension Systems
Chapter42 Wheel Alignment
Section6 Brakes
Chapter43 Principles of Braking
Chapter44 Hydraulics and Power Brakes Theory
Chapter45 Servicing Hydraulic Systems and Power Brakes
Chapter46 Disc Brake Systems
Chapter47 Drum Brake Systems
Chapter48 Wheel Bearings
Chapter49 Electronic Brake Control Systems
Section7 Electrical
Chapter50 Principles of Electrical Systems
Chapter51 Electrical Components and Wiring
Chapter52 Meter Usage and Circuit Diagnosis
Chapter53 Battery Systems
Chapter54 Starting and Charging Systems
Chapter55 Lighting Systems
Chapter56 Network Communications and Body Accessories
Chapter57 Safety, Entertainment, and Antitheft Systems
Section8 Heating and Air Conditioning
Chapter58 Principles of Heating and Air-Conditioning Systems
Chapter59 Heating and Air-Conditioning Systems and Service
Chapter60 Electronic Climate Control
Section9 Engine Performance
Chapter61 Ignition Systems
Chapter62 Gasoline Fuel Systems
Chapter63 Engine Management System
Chapter64 Onboard Diagnostic Systems
Chapter65 Intake and Exhaust Systems
Chapter66 Emission Control Systems
Chapter67 Alternative Fuel Systems
AppendixA 2017 NATEF Automobile Accreditation Task List Correlation Guide
AppendixB NATEF Integrated Applied Academic Skills Correlation Guide
AppendixC Brakleen Brake Parts Cleaner Safety Data Sheet Example

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