Today's Technician, Automotive Engine Performance

Fourth Edition
Author: Ken Pickerill
ISBN #: 1418000620
©2006   Publish Date: 11/08/2005
Binding: PB
Pages: 1248
Publisher: Cengage Learning

Price: $109.95


This comprehensive training/education package focuses on the major engine systems affecting engine performance and drivability. Today's Technician: Automotive Engine Performance, 4th Edition includes thoroughly updated content on ignition systems, intake and exhaust systems, fuels and emission controls and related electronics, in two comprehensive manuals. With a sharp focus on current technologies and the inclusion of outstanding learning features, this new edition provides an excellent classroom resource for students preparing to become future technicians.

Product Benefits:

  • An increased focus on electronic controls emphasizes the importance of today's technologies
  • The text fully covers, and is correlated to, ASE certification area A8 and the NATEF area for Engine Performance
  • ASE style questions and an ASE practice exam in the Shop Manual help to prepare readers for certification
  • A robust supplement package offers instructors all they need to save time, enhance lectures, and keep students engaged!

Table of Contents:

Class Manual
Chapter 1 Overview of Engine Performance
Chapter 2 Basic Theories-
Chapter 3 Engine Design and Operation-
Chapter 4 Electricity and Electronics
Chapter 5 Class -Related Systems
Chapter 6 Ignition Systems
Chapter 7 EI and DI
Chapter 8 Intake and Exhaust Systems
Chapter 9 Fuel Systems
Chapter 10 EFI Systems
Chapter 11 Emission Controls
Chapter 12 Computers and Input Sensors
Chapter 13 Output Devices and Computer Networking
Chapter 14 OBD 2

Shop Manual
Chapter 1 Safety
Chapter 2 Shop procedures
Chapter 3 Engine Condition Diagnosis
Chapter 4 Electrical Tests
Chapter 5 Related Systems
Chapter 6 Ignition System Service
Chapter 7 EI and DI Service
Chapter 8 Intake and Exhaust Systems Service
Chapter 9 Fuel Systems Service
Chapter 10 EFI System Service
Chapter 11 Emission Control Service
Chapter 12 Computer and Input Sensor Diagnosis
Chapter 13 Output Devices and Computer system Diagnosis
Chapter 14 OBD 2 Diagnostics Or (On-Board-Diagnostics)

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