Today's Technician: Automotive Suspension & Steering Classroom Manual and Shop Manual

Author: Mark Schnubel

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285438108

Category: Education

Page: 1088

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This text covers both the theory and procedures related to the diagnosis and service of automotive suspension and steering systems, using a unique two-volume approach to optimize learning in both the classroom and the auto shop. The first volume (Classroom Manual) details the theory and application of suspension and steering systems, while the second (Shop Manual) covers real-world symptoms, diagnostics, and repair information. Known for its comprehensive coverage, accurate and up-to-date details, and abundant illustrations, the text is an ideal resource to prepare for success as an automotive technician or pursue ASE certification. Now updated with extensive information on new and emerging technology and techniques—including hybrid and electric vehicles, tire plus sizing, and computer-controlled suspensions—the Sixth Edition also aligns with area A4 of the ASE Education Foundation 2012 accreditation model, including job sheets correlated to specific AST and MAST tasks. Ideal for aspiring and active automotive professionals, TODAY'S TECHNICIAN: AUTOMOTIVE SUSPENSION & STEERING SYSTEMS, Sixth Edition, equips readers to confidently understand, diagnose, and repair suspension and steering systems in today’s automobiles. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Today's Technician: Basic Automotive Service and Systems, Classroom Manual and Shop Manual

Author: Chris Hadfield

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305178424

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 960

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The 5th edition of BASIC AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE & SYSTEMS is a comprehensive Classroom Manual/Shop Manual set provides an accessible overview of automotive systems to prepare you for all aspects of work in the field. The Classroom Manual explores the basic theories of operation behind each automotive system, while the Shop Manual covers the hands-on diagnostic, testing, and repair procedures that relate to them. Assuming no prior knowledge of automotive technology, this clear and engaging book addresses fundamental skills and maintenance and the application of key theories. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Today's Technician: Automotive Brake Systems Classroom and Shop Manual

Author: Cliff Owen

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1133008798

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 832

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TODAY'S TECHNICIAN: AUTOMOTIVE BRAKE SYSTEMS, 5E provides comprehensive coverage of the theory and repair procedures related to automotive brakes. Your students will benefit from this book's two-volume approach: a Classroom Manual that details the theories and application of the total brake system, sub-system, and components, combined with a corresponding Shop Manual that provides real-world symptoms, diagnostics, and repair information about these systems. This book includes updated information on the latest materials used in brake systems as well as the latest information on current electronics. In addition, there is expanded coverage of electric braking systems that is general enough not to distract your students with highly detailed, manufacturer-specific information. The ASE Challenge questions at the end of each chapter of the Shop Manual and a Practice Exam in the Appendix will prepare your students for the ASE (A5) certification exam. TODAY'S TECHNICIAN: AUTOMOTIVE BRAKE SYSTEMS, 5E, offers your students all the information they need to understand, diagnose, and repair most problems that might occur with today's brake systems. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Today's Technician: Automotive Brake Systems, Classroom and Shop Manual Prepack

Author: Ken Pickerill

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305178394

Category: Education

Page: 480

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The 6th Edition of TODAY'S TECHNICIAN: AUTOMOTIVE BRAKE SYSTEMS is a comprehensive text that equips readers to confidently understand, diagnose, and repair today's brake systems. Using a unique two-volume approach, the first volume (Classroom Manual) details the theory and application of the total brake system, subsystem, and components, while the second (Shop Manual) covers real-world symptoms, diagnostics, and repair information. Known for its comprehensive coverage, accurate and up-to-date details, and abundant illustrations, the text is an ideal resource to prepare for success as an automotive technician or pursue ASE certification. Now updated with extensive information on new and emerging technology and techniques—including hybrid vehicles, brake by wire, and electric brakes—the Sixth Edition also aligns with the NATEF 2012 accreditation model, including job sheets correlated to specific AST and MAST tasks. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Today's Technician: Manual Transmissions and Transaxles Classroom Manual and Shop Manual, Spiral bound Version

Author: Jack Erjavec,Michael Ronan

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305534077

Category: Education

Page: 928

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Succeed in the course, your future career, and the ASE A3 Manual Drive Train and Axles certification test with TODAY'S TECHNICIAN: MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS & TRANSAXLES, 6e. You'll find practical, easy-to-understand coverage of a wide range of must-know topics that adhere the 2013 ASE Education Foundation AST/MAST program standards, including dual clutch systems, various limited-slip differential designs, six-speed transmissions, safe work practices, and more. Volume I, the Classroom Manual, covers every topic on the ASE A3 Manual Drive Train and Axles certification test, while Volume II, the Shop Manual, includes job sheets that get you involved in performing hands-on service and repair tasks. In addition, detailed full-color photos show you what to expect when performing a procedure on the job. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Automotive Suspension & Steering Systems Shop Manual

Author: Mark Schnubel

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781285438146

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 599

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This text covers both the theory and procedures related to the diagnosis and service of automotive suspension and steering systems, using a unique two-volume approach to optimize learning in both the classroom and the auto shop. The first volume (Classroom Manual) details the theory and application of suspension and steering systems, while the second (Shop Manual) covers real-world symptoms, diagnostics, and repair information. Known for its comprehensive coverage, accurate and up-to-date details, and abundant illustrations, the text is an ideal resource to prepare for success as an automotive technician or pursue ASE certification. Now updated with extensive information on new and emerging technology and techniques?including hybrid and electric vehicles, tire plus sizing, and computer-controlled suspensions?the Sixth Edition also aligns with area A4 of the NATEF 2012 accreditation model, including job sheets correlated to specific AST and MAST tasks. Ideal for aspiring and active automotive professionals, TODAY'S TECHNICIAN: AUTOMOTIVE SUSPENSION & STEERING SYSTEMS, Sixth Edition, equips readers to confidently understand, diagnose, and repair suspension and steering systems in today?s automobiles.

Automotive Suspension & Steering Systems: Classroom Manual

Author: Mark Schnubel

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781285438122

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 443

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Suspension and steering systems. Basic theories. Tires and wheels. Wheel bearings. Shork absorbers and struts. Front suspension systems. Rack and pinion steering gear and four wheel steering.

Today's Technician: Automotive Suspension & Steering

Author: Don Knowles

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111786054

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1040

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Master the knowledge and skills needed to diagnose and service suspension and steering systems for today's cars, SUVs, light duty trucks and now, hybrids, with the latest edition of this highly successful Classroom/Shop Manual package! With the same carefully constructed balance of theory and practice that made previous editions so valuable, the 5th Edition of TODAY'S TECHNICIAN: AUTOMOTIVE SUSPENSION AND STEERING takes the content to the next level, from coverage of the latest mandatory tire pressure monitoring systems to the newest electronically-controlled suspension systems. And the highly updated, state-of-the-art information doesn't end there; the book also features new information on the most current front and rear suspension designs, recent developments in steering columns and air bag systems, and the latest electronic power steering gears. Reinforcing its practical, user-friendly approach are strategically placed cautions and warnings that emphasize safe working procedures and case studies that link theory to the real-life practices of today's professional, ASE-certified technicians, making this a must-have for aspiring automotive technicians in both certificate and degree programs. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Automotive Suspension and Steering Systems

Author: Don Knowles

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780766859982

Category: Automobiles

Page: 416

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Today's Technician: Automotive Suspension and Steering, 3E continues to strike the perfect balance between theory and practice. The new edition of this tightly coordinated Classroom/Shop Manual package is guaranteed to guide users to the expertise they need to diagnosis and service suspension and steering systems on today's cars, SUVs, and light-duty trucks. Unmatched for completeness, this edition now offers opportunities to explore the latest advancements in suspension and steering technology, including: run-flat tires, shock absorber mountings on SUVs, the effect of 42V electrical systems on power steering pumps, electronic power and four-wheel steering systems, and new wheel alignment procedures. Shop safety, including procedures for handling hazardous waste, is stressed. Cautions and warnings also appear at strategic points to reinforce the importance of following safe working procedures, while case studies and practical customer care tips play an important role in linking must-know theory to the real-life practices of today's professional, ASE-certified technicians.

The Design of Everyday Things

Psychologie und Design der alltäglichen Dinge

Author: Norman Don

Publisher: Vahlen

ISBN: 3800648105

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 320

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Apple, Audi, Braun oder Samsung machen es vor: Gutes Design ist heute eine kritische Voraussetzung für erfolgreiche Produkte. Dieser Klassiker beschreibt die fundamentalen Prinzipien, um Dinge des täglichen Gebrauchs umzuwandeln in unterhaltsame und zufriedenstellende Produkte. Don Norman fordert ein Zusammenspiel von Mensch und Technologie mit dem Ziel, dass Designer und Produktentwickler die Bedürfnisse, Fähigkeiten und Handlungsweisen der Nutzer in den Vordergrund stellen und Designs an diesen angepasst werden. The Design of Everyday Things ist eine informative und spannende Einführung für Designer, Marketer, Produktentwickler und für alle an gutem Design interessierten Menschen. Zum Autor Don Norman ist emeritierter Professor für Kognitionswissenschaften. Er lehrte an der University of California in San Diego und der Northwest University in Illinois. Mitte der Neunzigerjahre leitete Don Norman die Advanced Technology Group bei Apple. Dort prägte er den Begriff der User Experience, um über die reine Benutzbarkeit hinaus eine ganzheitliche Erfahrung der Anwender im Umgang mit Technik in den Vordergrund zu stellen. Norman ist Mitbegründer der Beratungsfirma Nielsen Norman Group und hat unter anderem Autohersteller von BMW bis Toyota beraten. „Keiner kommt an Don Norman vorbei, wenn es um Fragen zu einem Design geht, das sich am Menschen orientiert.“ Brand Eins 7/2013 „Design ist einer der wichtigsten Wettbewerbsvorteile. Dieses Buch macht Spaß zu lesen und ist von größter Bedeutung.” Tom Peters, Co-Autor von „Auf der Suche nach Spitzenleistungen“

Today's Technician Automotive Engine Performance Classroom/Shop Manual (2 Volume Set)

Author: Don Knowles,Jack Erjavec

Publisher: Delmar Thomson Learning

ISBN: 9780827385191

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1120

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This second edition has been updated throughout It provide the theory and hands-on experience in engine performance. Students and technicians will find coverage of engine design and operations, ignition systems, emission controls, and OBDII systems in the Classroom Manual. Located in the Shop Manual at the end of each chapter are two new features: Job Sheets and ASE Challenge Questions. The Job Sheets provide a format for students to perform the tasks covered in each chapter. The ASE questions represent the actual contents of an ASE test and also reflect the tasks covered in each chapter. -- the unique two-book format offers a Classroom Manual for concepts and theory & a Shop Manual for procedural, hands-on experience -- Classroom Manual and Shop Manual are cross-referenced to each other -- job sheets walk users through each procedure step-by-step -- diagnostic charts, linked to the appropriate ASE task area, list common problems and probable causes

Leadership Challenge

Author: James M. Kouzes,Barry Z. Posner

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9783527503742

Category: Executive ability

Page: 382

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Through research, interviews and the experience of hundreds of managers, Kouzes and Posner show how leadership can be learned and mastered by all. Readable, interesting, and up-to-date. Highly recommended.--Library Journal.

Today's Technician: Basic Automotive Service and Systems

Author: Clifton E. Owen

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111783799

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 912

View: 6468

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Give your students a competitive edge in the automotive industry by preparing them with this updated classroom/shop manual set that explores the basic theories of operation behind each automotive system and the diagnostic, testing, and repair procedures that relate to them. Assuming no prior knowledge of automotive technology, the book addresses fundamental skills, maintenance and the application of the key theories in a manner that is both clear and engaging for students of all levels. This exciting new edition includes increased usage of metric measuring instruments, expanded information on brakes, including Active Braking systems and their link to Active Suspension systems, and enhanced coverage of electronic stability and electronic power steering, including four-wheel steering. This all-new content is built into the book using the same solid foundation of knowledge that its previous editions are known for, making TODAY'S TECHNICIAN: BASIC AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE & SYSTEMS, 4TH EDITION a teaching tool that you won't want to go without. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.


Automotive Electricity and Electronics

Author: Barry Hollembeak,Jack Erjavec

Publisher: Delmar

ISBN: 9780827376359

Category: Automobiles

Page: 1088

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This outstanding text offers a comprehensive understanding of automotive electricity and electronics. The student learns about electrical and electronic systems as they are outlined in the ASE tests. Details on electrical components, circuit diagrams, OBD II Systems, digital storage oscilloscopes, lab scopes and automatic restraint systems are covered. The unique two-book format presents theory and practice with ample cross-references to increase learning and retention.


Today's Technician

Automotive Computer Systems

Author: Donald Knowles,Jack Erjavec

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780827368842

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 752

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Computer controls of the transmission, brake systems, air conditioning units, suspension, steering, and other ponents are covered as well. Included is useful guidance on tools and safety practices, and diagnosis and service tips on electronic instrument cluster and vehicle theft security systems, passive restraint systems, anti-lock brake and traction control, and more.


Careers in Focus

Mechanics

Author: Ferguson

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 1438111274

Category: Machinery

Page: 209

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Careers in Focus: Mechanics, Third Edition covers 20 updated job profiles from this extensive field.