eBook Bosch Automotive Electrics and Automotive Electronics, 5th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 3658017848
  • ISBN-13: 9783658017842
  • DDC: 629.20284
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 521 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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  This is a complete reference guide to automotive electrics and electronics. This new edition of the definitive reference for automotive engineers, compiled by one of the world’s largest automotive equipment suppliers, includes new and updated material. As in previous editions different topics are covered in a concise but descriptive way backed up by diagrams, graphs, photographs and tables enabling the reader to better comprehend the subject. This fifth edition revises the classical topics of the vehicle electrical systems such as system architecture, control, components and sensors. There is now greater detail on electronics and their application in the motor vehicle, including electrical energy management (EEM) and discusses the topic of inter system networking within the vehicle. It also includes a description of the concept of hybrid drive a topic that is particularly current due to its ability to reduce fuel consumption and therefore CO2 emissions.This book will benefit automotive engineers and design engineers, automotive technicians in training and mechanics and technicians in garages. It may also be of interest to teachers/ lecturers and students at vocational colleges, and enthusiasts.​

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Electrical and Electronic Systems in the Vehicle.
2: Basic Principles of Networking.
3: Automotive Networking.
4: Bus Systems.
5: Architecture of Electronic Systems.
6: Mechatronics.
7: Electronic Components in the Vehicle.
8: Control Units.
9: Automotive Sensors.
10: Sensor Measuring Principles.
11: Sensor Types.
12: Actuators.
13: Hybrid Drives.
14: Vehicle Electrical Systems.
15: Starter Batteries.
16: Alternators.
17: Starting Systems.
18: Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) and Interference Suppression.
19: Symbols and Circuit Diagrams.
Index of Technical Terms.