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Automotive Service Basics (4TH 02 Edition)

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This book presents general automotive principles and maintenance in a basic, step-by-step, hands-on approach for readers with little or no understanding of automobiles. Chapter topics cover basic automotive maintenance safety, tools, and service; engine lubrication system maintenance; battery system maintenance; charging system maintenance; starting system maintenance; ignition system maintenance; engine cooling system maintenance; fuel, fuel injection, and emission control systems maintenance; exhaust system maintenance; manual transmission, clutch, and automatic transmission system maintenance; drive shaft, universal joint, and differential system maintenance; steering and suspension system maintenance; tire, wheel, and hub system maintenance; standard, power, antilock, and parking brake system maintenance; electrical circuits and light system maintenance; and air conditioning and heating system maintenance. For anyone who wants to learn basic automotive maintenance and repair skills on current production and older vehicles.

Book News Annotation:

This new edition of a textbook written for basic automotive courses incorporates discussions of the computer monitoring systems being used in modern vehicles, as well as discussing servicing older models. Specific systems discussed include engine lubrication, the battery, charging, ignition, engine cooling, exhaust, fuel injection and emission control, transmissions, drive shaft, steering and suspension, braking, electrical circuits, and air conditioning. The text is accompanied by a large amount of illustrations and end-of- chapter quizzes.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

The new edition of the popular "Automotive Service Basics" emphasizes the "why" and "how-to" of serving basic systems. Topics include fluids, electrical systems, air conditioning, under-vehicle systems, and simple tune-up considerations. Many new illustrations buttress the highly visual instructional approach, backed up by and easy-to-understand writing style.

Features of this new edition include:

  • New chapter introductions, interesting sidebars, and safety tips
  • New ASE-type questions, review questions, and vocabulary questions
  • Coverage of state-of-the-art products, such as extended-life engine coolant, new motor oils, and new air-conditioning refrigerant and lubricants
  • Topic reorganization into a more logical grouping based on ASE areas
  • Additional specific service procedures for each major automotive system

Synopsis:

The new edition of the popular Automotive Service Basics emphasizes the "why" and "how-to" of serving basic systems. Topics include fluids, electrical systems, air conditioning, under-vehicle systems, and simple tune-up considerations. Many new illustrations buttress the highly visual instructional approach, backed up by and easy-to-understand writing style.

Features of this new edition include:

  • New chapter introductions, interesting sidebars, and safety tips
  • New ASE-type questions, review questions, and vocabulary questions
  • Coverage of state-of-the-art products, such as extended-life engine coolant, new motor oils, and new air-conditioning refrigerant and lubricants
  • Topic reorganization into a more logical grouping based on ASE areas
  • Additional specific service procedures for each major automotive system

Table of Contents

 1. What Is Basic Automotive Maintenance?

 2. Basic Automotive Maintenance Safety.

 3. Basic Automotive Maintenance Tools.

 4. Basic Maintenance Service.

 5. Engine Lubrication System Maintenance.

 6. Battery System Maintenance.

 7. Charging System Maintenance.

 8. Starting System Maintenance.

 9. Ignition System Maintenance.

10. Engine Cooling System Maintenance.

11. Fuel, Fuel Injection, and Emission Control Systems Maintenance.

12. Exhaust System Maintenance.

13. Manual Transmission, Clutch, and Automatic Transmission System Maintenance.

14. Drive Shaft, Universal Joint, and Differential System Maintenance.

15. Steering and Suspension System Maintenance.

16. Tire, Wheel, and Hub System Maintenance.

17. Standard, Power, Antilock, and Parking Brake System Maintenance.

18. Electrical Circuits and Light System Maintenance.

19. Air Conditioning and Heating System Maintenance.

Glossary.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780130898685
Author:
Remling, John
Author:
Patten, Donald W.
Author:
Remling, John
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Location:
Upper Saddle River, NJ
Subject:
Automobiles
Subject:
Automotive - General
Subject:
Automotive - Repair & Maintenance - General
Subject:
Maintenance and repair
Subject:
Engineering - Automotive
Subject:
Automotive - Repair & Maintenance
Subject:
automotive
Subject:
Automobiles -- Maintenance and repair.
Subject:
Automotive-Repair and Maintenance
Copyright:
Edition Number:
4
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Automotive Service
Series Volume:
6
Publication Date:
June 2001
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
688
Dimensions:
10.6 x 8 x 1.5 in 1515 gr

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"Synopsis" by , The new edition of the popular "Automotive Service Basics" emphasizes the "why" and "how-to" of serving basic systems. Topics include fluids, electrical systems, air conditioning, under-vehicle systems, and simple tune-up considerations. Many new illustrations buttress the highly visual instructional approach, backed up by and easy-to-understand writing style.

Features of this new edition include:

  • New chapter introductions, interesting sidebars, and safety tips
  • New ASE-type questions, review questions, and vocabulary questions
  • Coverage of state-of-the-art products, such as extended-life engine coolant, new motor oils, and new air-conditioning refrigerant and lubricants
  • Topic reorganization into a more logical grouping based on ASE areas
  • Additional specific service procedures for each major automotive system

"Synopsis" by , The new edition of the popular Automotive Service Basics emphasizes the "why" and "how-to" of serving basic systems. Topics include fluids, electrical systems, air conditioning, under-vehicle systems, and simple tune-up considerations. Many new illustrations buttress the highly visual instructional approach, backed up by and easy-to-understand writing style.

Features of this new edition include:

  • New chapter introductions, interesting sidebars, and safety tips
  • New ASE-type questions, review questions, and vocabulary questions
  • Coverage of state-of-the-art products, such as extended-life engine coolant, new motor oils, and new air-conditioning refrigerant and lubricants
  • Topic reorganization into a more logical grouping based on ASE areas
  • Additional specific service procedures for each major automotive system
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