Today's Technician

Today's Technician : Automotive Engine Repair & Rebuilding

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The theory and service of modern automotive engines is at the heart of this new edition of TODAY'S TECHNICIAN: AUTOMOTIVE ENGINE REPAIR & REBUILDING, International Edition. Thoroughly enhanced and updated, this book includes information on variable valve timing systems, hybrid and other advanced technology vehicles. Readers will learn how components are designed and how they function to support engine operation through the help of realistic line drawings and well-structured photographs that engage them in the parts and pieces of today's automotive engines. The newly revised fourth edition includes more engine performance diagnostic information, as well as current NATEF content to help readers adequately prepare for the ASE certification exam in Engine more

Product details

  • Paperback | 992 pages
  • 236 x 284 x 42mm | 2,020g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Delmar Cengage Learning
  • Clifton Park, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • International ed of 4th revised ed
  • 1435486218
  • 9781435486218
  • 2,280,354

Table of contents

Classroom Manual 1. Automotive Engines. 2. Theory of Engine Operation. 3. Engine Repair and Rebuilding Industry. 4. Engine Operating Systems. 5. Engine Materials, Fasteners, Gaskets, and Seals. 6. Intake and Exhaust Systems. 7. Factors Affecting Engine Performance. 8. Engine Configurations, Mounts, and Remanufactured Engines. 9. Cylinder Heads. 10. Camshafts and Valve Trains. 11. Timing Mechanisms. 12. Engine Block Construction. 13. Pistons, Rings, Connecting Rods, and Bearings. 14. Advanced Technology Vehicles and Fuels. Shop Manual 1. Safety and Shop Practices. 2. Engine Component Identification. 3. Engine Rebuilding Tools and Skills. 4. Diagnosing and Servicing Engine Operating Systems. 5. Repair and Replacement of Engine Fasteners, Gaskets, and Seals. 6. Intake and Exhaust System Diagnosis and Service. 7. Diagnosing Engine Performance Concerns. 8. Engine Removal, Engine Swap, and Engine Installation. 9. Cylinder Head Disassemble, Inspection, and Service. 10. Valve Train Service. 11. Timing Mechanism Service. 12. Inspecting, Disassembling, and Servicing the Cylinder Block Assembly. 13. Short Block Component Service and Engine Assembly. 14. Advanced Technology Vehicle and Fuel more