Diagnosis and Troubleshooting of Automotive Electrical, Electronic, and Computer Systems
For courses in Automotive Electrical Systems and Electronics, Engine Performance and Tune-Ups, and Emissions Testing.Comprehensive, yet easy-to-read, this text presents principles and practices of diagnosis and troubleshooting of automotive electrical, electronic, and computer systems in a clear, concise format and at a level of detail that far exceeds most similar texts. Additionally, an accompanying interactive, multi-media CD-ROM brings to life the sights and sounds of the "whys" and "hows" of all phases of diagnosis and troubleshooting.
- Paperback | 503 pages
- 231.1 x 269.2 x 42.4mm | 1,814.39g
- 18 Dec 2000
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
- 3rd edition
Table of contents
1. Electrical System Principles. 2. Electrical Circuits and Ohm's Law. 3. Fundamentals of Electronics. 4. Electrical and Electronic Test Equipment. 5. Wiring, Circuit Diagrams, and Troubleshooting. 6. Batteries and Battery Testing. 7. Cranking System Operation and Diagnosis. 8. Charging System Operation and Diagnosis. 9. Lighting and Signaling Circuit Operation and Diagnosis. 10. Dash Instruments Operation and Diagnosis. 11. Accessory Circuits Operation and Diagnosis. 12. Audio System Operation and Diagnosis. 13. Ignition System Operation. 14. Ignition System Diagnosis and Troubleshooting. 15. Oscilloscope Testing. 16. Computer Fundamentals and Operation. 17. Computer Sensors Operation and Diagnosis. 18. Computer-Controlled Carburetor Operation and Diagnosis. 19. Electronic Fuel-Injection Operation and Diagnosis. 20. Emission Control Device Operation and Diagnosis. 21. Engine Performance Diagnosis. Appendix 1: Sample ASE Certification Test: Electrical/Electronic Systems. Appendix 2: Sample ASE Certification Test: Engine Performance. Answers to Even-Numbered ASE Certification-Type Questions. Glossary. Index.