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6th Edition

136 Chapters

1740 total pages

Size: 9.1” x 12” x 2.3”

Weight: 8.5 lbs

Book ISBN: 9780135257490

Book w/ Revel access card ISBN: 9780135577769

Printed Task Sheets ISBN: 9780135257630

eBook ISBN: 9780134164328

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Section I – Careers in the Automotive Service Area

Ch1: Automotive Background and Overview

Ch2: Careers in the Automotive Service Industry

Ch3: Starting a Career in the Automotive Industry

Ch4: Working as a Professional Service Technician

Ch5: Technician Certification

Section II – Safety, Environmental, and Health Concerns

Ch6: Shop Safety

Ch7: Environmental and Hazardous Materials

Section III – Tools, Shop Equipment, and Measuring

Ch8: Fasteners and Thread Repair

Ch9: Hand Tools

Ch10: Power Tools and Shop Equipment

Ch11: Vehicle Lifting and Hoisting

Ch12: Measuring Systems and Tools

Section IV – Principles, Math, and Calculations

Ch13: Scientific Principles and materials

Ch14: Math, Charts, and Calculations

Section V – Vehicle Service Information, Identification, and Routine Maintenance

Ch15: Service Information

Ch16: Vehicle Identification and Emissions Ratings

Ch17: Preventative Maintenance and Service Procedures

Section VI – Engine Repair

Ch18: Gasoline Engine Operation, Parts, and Specifications

Ch19: Diesel Engine Operation and Diagnosis

Ch20: Coolant

Ch21: Cooling System Operation and Diagnosis

Ch22: Engine Oil

Ch23: Lubrication System Operation and Diagnosis

Ch24: Intake and Exhaust Systems

Ch25: Turbocharging and Supercharging

Ch26: Engine Condition Diagnosis

Ch27: In-Vehicle Engine Service

Ch28: Engine Removal and Disassembly

Ch29: Engine Cleaning and Crack Detection

Ch30: Cylinder Head and Valve Guide Service

Ch31: Valve and Seat Service

Ch32: Camshaft and Valve Trains

Ch33: Pistons, Rings, and Connecting Rods

Ch34: Engine Blocks

Ch35: Crankshafts, Balance Shafts, and Bearings

Ch36: Gaskets and Sealants

Ch37: Engine Assembly and Dynamometer Testing

Ch38: Engine Installation and Break-In

Section VII – Electrical and Electronic Systems

Ch39: Electrical Fundamentals

Ch40: Electrical Circuits and Ohm’s Law

Ch41: Series, Parallel, and Series-Parallel Circuits

Ch42: Circuit Testers and Digital Meters

Ch43: Oscilloscopes and Graphing Multimeters

Ch44: Automotive Wiring and Wire Repair

Ch45: Wiring Schematics and Circuit Testing

Ch46: Capacitance and Capacitors

Ch47: Magnetism and Electromagnetism

Ch48: Electronic Fundamentals

Ch49: CAN and Network Communications

Ch50: Batteries

Ch51: Battery Testing and Service

Ch52: Cranking Systems

Ch53: Cranking System Diagnosis and Service

Ch54: Charging Systems

Ch55: Charging System Diagnosis and Service

Ch56: Lighting and Signaling Circuits

Ch57: Driver Information and Navigation Systems

Ch58: Safety, Comfort and Convenience Accessories

Ch59: Security Immobilizer Systems

Ch60: Airbag Pretensioner Circuits

Ch61: Autonomous Vehicles – Operation and Service Procedures

Ch62: Audio System Operation and Diagnosis

Section VIII – Heating and Air Conditioning

Ch63: Heating and Air-Conditioning Components and Operation

Ch64: Air Management Systems

Ch65: Automatic Air-Conditioning System Operation

Ch66: Heating and Air-Conditioning System Diagnosis

Ch67: Heating and Air-Conditioning System Service

Section IX – Engine Performance

Ch68: Gasoline

Ch69: Alternative Fuels

Ch70: Diesel and Biodiesel Fuels

Ch71: Ignition System Parts and Operation

Ch72: Ignition System Diagnosis and Sevice

Ch73: Computer Fundamentals

Ch74: Temperature Sensors

Ch75: Throttle Position Sensors

Ch76: MAP/BARO Sensors

Ch77: Mass Air Flow Sensors

Ch78: Oxygen Sensors

Ch79: Fuel Pumps, Lines, and Filters

Ch80: Fuel Injection Components and Operation

Ch81: Gasoline Direct Injection Systems

Ch82: Electronic Throttle Control Systems

Ch83: Fuel Injection System Diagnosis and Service

Ch84: Vehicle Emission Standards and Testing

Ch85: Evaporative Emission Control System

Ch86: Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) Systems

Ch87: Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) and Secondary Air Injection (SAI) System

Ch88: Catalytic Converters

Ch89: On-Board Diagnosis

Ch90: Scan Tools and Engine Performance Diagnosis

Section X – Hybrid and Fuel Cell Vehicles

Ch91: Introduction to Hybrid Electric Vehicles

Ch92: Hybrid Vehicle High-Voltage Batteries

Ch93: Electric and Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles

Ch94: Hybrid Safety and Service Procedures

Ch95: Fuel Cells and Advanced Technologies

Section XI – Brakes

Ch96: Braking System Components and Performance Standards

Ch97: Braking System Principles

Ch98: Brake Hydraulic Systems

Ch99: Hydraulic Valves and Switches

Ch100: Brake Fluid and Lines

Ch101: Brake Bleeding Methods and Procedures

Ch102: Wheel Bearings and Service

Ch103: Drum Brakes

Ch104: Drum Brakes Operation, Diagnosis, and Service

Ch105: Disc Brakes

Ch106: Disc Brakes Diagnosis and Service

Ch107: Parking Brake System Diagnosis and Service

Ch108: Machining Brake Drums and Rotors

Ch109: Power Brake Unit Operation, Diagnosis and Service

Ch110: ABS Components and Operation

Ch111: ABS Diagnosis and Service

Ch112: Electronic Stability Control Systems

Section XII – Suspension and Steering

Ch113: Tires and Wheels

Ch114: Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems

Ch115: Tire and Wheel Service

Ch116: Suspension System Principles and Components

Ch117: Front Suspension and Service

Ch118: Rear Suspension and Service

Ch119: Electronic Suspension Systems

Ch120: Steering Columns and Gears

Ch121: Steering Linkage and Service

Ch122: Hydraulic Power Steering Systems

Ch123: Electric Power Steering Systems

Ch124: Wheel Alignment Principles

Ch125: Alignment Diagnosis and Service

Section XIII – Manual Drive Train and Axles

Ch126: Clutches

Ch127: Manual Transmission/Transaxles

Ch128: Drive Axle Shafts and CV Joints

Ch129: Drive Axle Shafts and CV Joint Service

Ch130: Drive Axles and Differentials

Ch131: Four-Wheel-Drive and All-Wheel-Drive

Ch132: Vibration and Noise Diagnosis and Correction

Section XIV – Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles

Ch133: Automatic Transmission/Transaxle Principles

Ch134: Hydraulic Components and Control Systems

Ch135: Automatic Transmission/Transaxle Diagnosis and In-Vehicle Service

Ch136: Automatic Transmission/Transaxle Unit Repair

Section I – Careers in the Automotive Service Area

Chapter 1 – Automotive Background and Overview (page 1)

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Chapter 2 – Careers in the Automotive Service Industry (page 9)

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Multiple Choice A – with answer key

Multiple Choice B – with answer key

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Matching

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