Automotive Brake System: And Worktext

Automotive Brake System: And Worktext

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For courses in Automotive Brake Systems or Automotive Chassis Systems. This text is part of Prentice Hall's Eight book Multimedia Automotive series, and offers complete coverage of the parts, operation, design, and troubleshooting of brake systems. It correlates to the National ASE test in the area of brakes as well as to the automotive program requirements for NATEF. Tech tips and diagnostic examples are included throughout, and frequently asked questions (FAQs) are thoroughly and comprehensively answered. The instructor resource package along with the student multimedia CD-Rom add tremendous learning resources to this groundbreaking series.show more

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  • Mixed media product | 400 pages
  • 231.1 x 274.3 x 33mm | 1,678.31g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 0131142070
  • 9780131142077

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This book offers complete coverage of the parts, operation, design, and troubleshooting of brake systems. It correlates to the National ASE test in the area of brakes as well as to the automotive program requirements for NATEF. Tech tips and diagnostic examples are included throughout, and frequently asked questions (FAQs) are thoroughly and comprehensively answered. All content is correlated to the ASE and NATEF program requirements, with a major emphasis on diagnosing and troubleshooting automotive brake systems, including antilock braking systems. For automotive service technicians.show more

Table of contents

1. Tools, Fasteners, and Safety. 2. Environmental and Hazardous Materials. 3. Braking System Components and Performance Standards. 4. Braking System Principles. 5. Brake Linings and Pads. 6. Brake Fluid and Lines. 7. Hydraulic Principles and Master Cylinders. 8. Hydraulic Valves and Switches. 9. Brake Bleeding Methods and Procedures. 10. Wheel Bearings and Service. 11. Drum Brakes. 12. Drum Brake Diagnosis and Service. 13. Disc Brakes. 14. Disc Brake Diagnosis and Service. 15. Parking Brake Operation, Diagnosis, and Service. 16. Machining Brake Drums and Rotors. 17. Power Brake Unit Operation, Diagnosis, and Service. 18. Brake System Electrical Fundamentals. 19. ABS Components and Operation. 20. Antilock Brake Systems. 21. ABS Diagnosis and Service. Appendix 1: Sample Brakes (A5) ASE Certification Test. Appendix 2: NATEF Correlation Chart. Appendix 3: ASE Correlation Chart. English Language Glossary. Spanish Language Glossary. Index.show more

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