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AUT 166 Automotive Diagnostics I (5 credits)
Presents the application of operating theory and diagnostic procedures on general engine mechanical and electrical systems. Emphasizes diagnostic procedures using the latest diagnostic procedures and equipment. Lecture 4 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 6 hours per week.
AUT 241 Automotive Electricity I (3-4 credits)
Introduces electricity and magnetism, symbols and circuitry as applied to the alternators, regulators, starters, lighting systems, instruments and gauges and accessories. Lecture 2-3 hours. Laboratory 2-3 hours. Total 4-6 hours per week.
AUT 265 Automotive Braking Systems (4 credits)
Presents operation, design, construction, repair, and servicing of braking system, including Anti-Lock Brake systems (ABS). Explains uses of tools and test equipment, evaluation of test results, estimation of repair cost for power, standard and disc brakes. Lecture 1-3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 5-6 hours per week.
AUT 266 Auto Alignment, Suspension and Steering (4 credits)
Introduces use of alignment equipment in diagnosing, adjusting, and repairing front and rear suspensions. Deals with repair and servicing of power and standard steering systems. Lecture 1-2 hours. Laboratory 6 hours. Total 7-8 hours per week.
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