Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning

Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning

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For undergraduate automotive courses that specialize in mobile heating and air conditioning, MHVAC, theory and/or service.Ideal for both novice and advanced technicians, this text provides a complete, state-of-the-art source on automotive heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems-with a focus on the generic theory that underlies the operation, diagnosis, and repair of the units and subassemblies found in the many makes and types of vehicles students will likely encounter on the job. Formatted to better meet the learning needs of today's technical trade students, it visually supports concepts covered throughout, and includes many practical shop tips that guide students through important problem-solving procedures they'll need on the job. The text has the support of much of the mobile air conditioning and cooling system repair more

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  • Paperback | 424 pages
  • 211.3 x 278.9 x 25.4mm | 1,084.09g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0130993662
  • 9780130993663

Table of contents

1. Basics of Heating and Air Conditioning. 2. Heat Movement Theory. 3. Refrigerants and the Environment. 4. Moving Heat: Heating and Air Conditioning Principles. 5. Air Conditioning Systems. 6. Air Conditioning System Components. 7. Heating Systems. 8. Air Management Systems. 9. HVAC System Inspection and Trouble Diagnosis Procedures. 10. A/C System Inspection and Diagnosis. 11. Heating and Air Management Systems Inspection and Diagnosis. 12. HVAC System Electrical or Electronic Controls, Theory, Inspection, and Diagnosis. 13. Refrigerant Service Operations. 14. A/C System Repair. 15. Cooling System Theory. 16. Cooling System Inspection, Trouble Diagnosis, and Service. Appendix A: ASE Certification and Task List. Appendix B: Temperature-Pressure Charts. Appendix C: A/C Service Procedure Documents. Appendix D: EPA SNAP-Approved Refrigerants as Substitutes for CFC-12. Appendix E: Potential Compressor Problems with R-134a. Appendix F: English-Metric Conversion Table. Appendix G: Bolt Torque Tightening Chart. Appendix H: Full-Size Illustrations of Fittings. Appendix I: Refrigerant Numbering System. Glossary. more

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