Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning

Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning

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For undergraduate courses in Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning.

This complete, state-of-the-art source on automotive heating, ventilation, and air conditioning provides essential information to effectively diagnose and repair mobile air conditioning, heating, and engine cooling systems. 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.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 403 pages
  • 205.74 x 269.24 x 22.86mm | 816.46g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • 0130135755
  • 9780130135759

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 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 Hose Fittings.

Appendix I: Refrigerant Numbering System.


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