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Medium/Heavy Duty Truck Technician Certification Test Preparation Manual 2nd Edition

Don Knowles

  • Published
  • Previous Editions 2000
  • 576 Pages

Overview

Updated to reflect the most current ASE tasks, this book combines a clear writing style, in-depth coverage, and abundant practice questions and tests to deliver a tool that will help trucking technicians and students successfully prepare for all eight areas of the Medium/Heavy Duty Truck certification exams. Each chapter of the Medium/Heavy Duty Truck Technician Certification Test Preparation Manual, 2nd Edition is devoted to thoroughly covering one specific ASE truck test, resulting in eight core chapters that instill the knowledge and skills needed to get certified. These chapters include extensive coverage of all the ASE tasks associated with each test, ASE-style questions to familiarize users with the testing format, as well as hints to encourage users to be actively involved in the problem-solving process. Pre-tests, post-tests, and sample tests are all accompanied by answers and answer analysis so users can receive immediate feedback for a continuous learning process.

Don Knowles,

Don Knowles has been writing automotive training materials for over 28 years, with 54 textbooks to his credit, as well as student manuals, training CDs, and short articles for service bulletins. He was previously employed as an automotive instructor at the Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology (SIAST) Palliser Campus, where he produced over 60 automotive training videos and wrote a computer-assisted instruction (CAI) program to coordinate with each video. Mr. Knowles is currently the owner and manager of Knowles Automotive Training, a company focused exclusively on the preparation of automotive training materials and an educational member of the Automotive Service Association (ASA). An ASE certified Automotive Technician, he has also been a member of the Society of Automotive Engineers for over 30 years, and is a member of the North American Council of Automotive Teachers (NACAT).
  • diagrams and charts are used to illustrate key concepts, and to reflect current ASE tests that sometimes employ illustrations as the basis for test questions
  • pre-tests at the beginning of each chapter provide users with a starting point for each topic, and a measure of which areas they need to focus on
  • post-tests follow each chapter to test knowledge, helping users to determine if additional study on a particular topic is required
  • back-of-book glossary serves as a quick reference for difficult terms
Contents
Introduction
History
NIASE
ASE
ASE Testing
Objective Tests
Chapter 1 Gasoline Engines
Chapter 2 Diesel Engines
Chapter 3 Drivetrain
Chapter 4 Brakes
Chapter 5 Steering and Suspension
Chapter 6 Electrical/Electronic Systems
Chapter 7 Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Systems
Chapter 8 Preventive Maintenance and Inspection (PMI)

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FOR INSTRUCTORS

Medium/Heavy Duty Truck Technician Certification Test Preparation Manual

ISBN: 9781418066000
Updated to reflect the most current ASE tasks, this book combines a clear writing style, in-depth coverage, and abundant practice questions and tests to deliver a tool that will help trucking technicians and students successfully prepare for all eight areas of the Medium/Heavy Duty Truck certification exams. Each chapter of the Medium/Heavy Duty Truck Technician Certification Test Preparation Manual, 2nd Edition is devoted to thoroughly covering one specific ASE truck test, resulting in eight core chapters that instill the knowledge and skills needed to get certified. These chapters include extensive coverage of all the ASE tasks associated with each test, ASE-style questions to familiarize users with the testing format, as well as hints to encourage users to be actively involved in the problem-solving process. Pre-tests, post-tests, and sample tests are all accompanied by answers and answer analysis so users can receive immediate feedback for a continuous learning process.

FOR STUDENTS

Medium/Heavy Duty Truck Technician Certification Test Preparation Manual

ISBN: 9781418066000
Updated to reflect the most current ASE tasks, this book combines a clear writing style, in-depth coverage, and abundant practice questions and tests to deliver a tool that will help trucking technicians and students successfully prepare for all eight areas of the Medium/Heavy Duty Truck certification exams. Each chapter of the Medium/Heavy Duty Truck Technician Certification Test Preparation Manual, 2nd Edition is devoted to thoroughly covering one specific ASE truck test, resulting in eight core chapters that instill the knowledge and skills needed to get certified. These chapters include extensive coverage of all the ASE tasks associated with each test, ASE-style questions to familiarize users with the testing format, as well as hints to encourage users to be actively involved in the problem-solving process. Pre-tests, post-tests, and sample tests are all accompanied by answers and answer analysis so users can receive immediate feedback for a continuous learning process.