Automotive Mechanics : Volume 1

9th Edition

by Ed May and Les Simpson

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Automotive Mechanics 1 Blended Learning Package includes:

● Mechanics 1 Print
● Automotive Mechanics 2 Print
● Automotive Mechanics 1 Connect Online Access
● Automotive Mechanics 2 Connect Online Access

This new and improved volume has been adapted to meet the overwhelming market demand for a blended learning package. With full-colour, eye-catching visuals and an abundance of practical work-based activities which demonstrate best practice.

This market-leading series provides a thorough coverage of the most relevant developments in the Automotive industry. A fully mapped competency grid is included to ensure teachers and students are meeting all necessary requirements of the AUR12 Training Package. Scope: Automotive Mechanics 1 provides complete coverage across Certificate I, II and III in the AUR12 Automotive Industry Retail, Service and Repair Training package.

Part 1: Introduction to motor vehicles Chapter 1: Motor vehicle components Chapter 2: Workshop Safety Chapter 3: Workshop practices Chapter 4: Tools and their use Chapter 5: Measuring and checking Chapter 6: Friction and bearings Chapter 7: Seals, gaskets and sealants Chapter 8: Workplace business communications

Part 2: Engines and engine systems Chapter 9: Engine fundamentals Chapter 10: Engine Construction and components Chapter 11: Cooling systems and service Chapter 12: Engine lubricating systems Chapter 13: EFI fuel systems Chapter 14: Intake and exhaust systems Chapter 15: Clutches Chapter 16: Clutch service

Part 3: Manual transmissions and drives Chapter 17: Manual transmission transaxles Chapter 18: Manual transmission and transaxle service Chapter 19: Drive lines and shafts Chapter 20: Rear axles and final drives Chapter 21: Rear axle and final-drive service Chapter 22: Tyres, wheels and balance Chapter 23: Brakes

Part 4: Running gear Chapter 24: Brake Service Chapter 25: Suspension systems Chapter 26: Suspension service Chapter 27: Steering systems Chapter 28: Steering system service Chapter 29: Wheel alignment

Part 5: Maintenance Chapter 30: Fuels, fluids and lubricants Chapter 31: Service and maintenance Chapter 32: Basic Mechanics and diagnosis

Part 6: Basics of the electrical system Chapter 33: Basic electrics Chapter 34: Effects and applications of electric currents Chapter 35: Basic electronics Chapter 36: The battery Appendices Glossary Index

product details

  • ISBN: 1743074840 (1-743-07484-0)
  • ISBN-13: 9781743074848 (978-1-743-07484-8)
  • Format: Softcover with access card
  • Date Published: 21-05-2014


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