Automotive Chassis System & Lab Manual Worktext & CD Pkg.

Automotive Chassis System & Lab Manual Worktext & CD Pkg.

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This useful book prepares users to pass the ASE Certification test in Brakes (A5) and in Suspension and Steering (A4). It presents a balance of principle and practice that makes the concepts of real-world diagnosis and troubleshooting come to life. KEY TOPICS: Automotive Chassis Systems offers a clear, no-nonsense style that incorporates practical technique information, ideas, and tips throughout. Each new topic covers the parts involved, their purpose, function, and operation, as well as how to test and diagnose each system. MARKET: With its useful appendices and glossaries, this book is an excellent reference work for automotive service technicians, as well as a valuable tool for those preparing to take the ASE exam to become NATEF certified.
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Product details

  • Mixed media product | 450 pages
  • 218.4 x 271.8 x 45.7mm | 2,109.23g
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0131082205
  • 9780131082205

Table of contents

1. Tools, Fasteners, and Safety.

2. Environmental and Hazardous Materials.

3. Braking System Components and Performance Standards.

4. Brake 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, Diagnostics and Service.

18. Brake System Electrical Fundamentals.

19. ABS Components and Operation.

20. ABS Diagnosis and Service.

21. Suspension System Components and Operation.

22. Front Suspension and Service.

23. Rear Suspension and Service.

24. Steering Columns and Gears.

25. Steering Linkage and Service.

26. Power-Assisted Steering Operation and Service.

27. Wheels and Tires.

28. Wheels and Tire Service.

29. Drive Axle Shafts and CV Joints.

30. Drive Axle Shafts and CV Joint Service.

31. Wheel Alignment Principles.

32. Alignment Diagnostics and Service.

Appendix 1: Alignment Diagnosis and Service.

Appendix 2: Sample Suspension and Steering (A4) ASE Certification Test.

Appendix 3: NATEF Correlation Chart.

Appendix 4: ASE Correlation Chart.

English Language Glossary.

Spanish Language Glossary.

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