Modern Automotive Technology
Modern Automotive Technology is an easy-to-understand, up-to-date book detailing the operation, construction, and repair of automobiles and light trucks. This comprehensive text uses a building-block approach that starts with the fundamental principles of system operation and progressesgradually to complex diagnostic and service procedures. The 2009 edition features a new chapter on hybrid drive train operation and service, as well as a new chapter on career success. It also contains new information on the latest developments in the field, including tire pressure monitoringsystems, computer networks, and direct gasoline injection.Organized around the eight ASE automobile test areas, this text is a must for students preparing for a career in automotive technology. Full-color illustrations, short sentences, concise definitions and thousands of photographs make teaching successful and learning easy.Modern Automotive Technology is backed by a strong teaching package, including a Shop Manual with 177 NATEF Standards Job Sheets that are organized into 48 projects. This full-color Shop Manual provides complete coverage of all the P-1 tasks, as well as many of the P-2 and P-3 tasks. All theteaching package items give you the tools to provide successful automotive instruction.
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