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Today's Technician: Advanced Engine Performance Classroom Manual and Shop Manaul, 1st Edition

  • Mark Schnubel Naugatuck Valley Community College
  • ISBN-10: 1401877877  |  ISBN-13: 9781401877873
  • 992 Pages
  • © 2006 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $161.25
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About

Overview

This brand new title in the Today's Technician Series covers the advanced topics of drivability, emissions testing, and engine diagnostics in depth. This new book features a thorough study of On-Board-Diagnostic generation II (OBD II) Continuous Monitors and Non-Continuous Monitors strategies, a chapter on Emission Control and Evaporative Systems, OBD II generic Diagnostic Trouble Codes identification and diagnosis, and Malfunction Indicator Light Strategies. Advanced use of On-Board Diagnostic Scanners and Digital Storage Oscilloscopes is also discussed.

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Features and Benefits

  • review of fuel and air induction system diagnosis as well as ignition system diagnosis prepares students for the fundamentals of Advanced Engine Performance and Emission systems.
  • content covers ASE/NATEF tasks for certification area L1 (Advanced Engine Performance)
  • Classroom and Shop Manuals include page number cross-references for easy access to theory and repair information
  • ASE Practice Exam in the Shop Manual readies students for L1 certification

Table of Contents

CM Chapter 1 Overview of topics to be covered
CM Chapter 2 Basic operational Theories
CM Chapter 3 History of On-Board Diagnostics
CM Chapter 4 On-Board Diagnostic Scanners and Digital Storage Oscilloscopes
CM Chapter 5 Computers and Input Sensors
CM Chapter 6 Ignition System and Related Input Sensors/Output Actuators Diagnosis
CM Chapter 7 Fuel System and Related Input Sensors/Output Actuators Diagnosis
CM Chapter 8 Emission Control and Evaporative Systems
CM Chapter 9 Strategies of On-Board-Diagnostic Continuous Monitors
CM Chapter 10 Strategies of On-Board-Diagnostic Non-Continuous Monitors
CM Chapter 11 I/M Failure Diagnosis and Five-Gas Exhaust Analysis
Appendix
Appendix I OBD II acronyms
Appendix II Generic OBD II Codes
Appendix III DaimlerChrysler P1 OBD II Codes
Appendix IV Vehicles with Known Readiness Issues
Appendix V EPA Mlestones
Appendix VI Oregon Study
Appendix VII State IM Programs
SM Chapter 1 Safety and Shop Practices
SM Chapter 2 Special Tools and Procedures
SM Chapter 3 On-Board Diagnostics and Emissions Tests
SM Chapter 4 On-Board Diagnostic Scanners and Digital Storage Oscilloscopes
SM Chapter 5 Computers and Input Sensor Diagnosis and Service
SM Chapter 6 Ignition System and Related Input Sensors/Output Actuators Diagnosis
SM Chapter 7 Fuel System and Related Input Sensors/Output Actuators Diagnosis
SM Chapter 8 Emission Control and Evaporative Systems Diagnosis and Service
SM Chapter 9 Strategies of On-Board-Diagnostic Continuous Monitors
SM Chapter 10 Strategies of On-Board-Diagnostic Non-Continuous Monitors
SM Chapter 11 I/M Failure Diagnosis and Five-Gas Exhaust Analysis

Learning Resource Bundles

Choose the textbook packaged with the resources that best meet your course and student needs. Contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

Bundle: Text + DATO: Diagnostic Scenarios for Engine Performance - Cengage Learning Hosted Printed Access Card

ISBN-10: 1133048013 | ISBN-13: 9781133048015

List Price = $243.95  | CengageBrain Price = $243.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $183.75

This Bundle Includes:

  • Today's Technician: Advanced Engine Performance Classroom Manual and Shop Manaul
    List Price = $214.95  | CengageBrain Price = $214.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $161.25
  • DATO: Diagnostic Scenarios for Engine Performance - Cengage Learning Hosted Printed Access Card
    List Price = $65.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $48.75


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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Mark Schnubel

Mark Schnubel is an associate professor and coordinator of the automotive technician and automotive management programs at Naugatuck Valley Community College in Waterbury, Connecticut. He is an ASE-Certified Master Automotive Technician with decades of experience in the automotive services industry and holds a master’s degree in education. In addition to his activities as an author and educator, Schnubel has served as an advisor to the U.S. Department of Education on academic preparation for 12th graders planning to enter job-training programs after graduation.