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Modern Automotive Technology, 9th Edition


Modern Automotive Technology, 9th Edition
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By: James E. Duffy

ISBN: 978-1-63126-375-0
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: ©2017
Subject: Automotive
Grade Level: 9-14
Retail Price: $132.00
School Price: $99.00

Description

Modern Automotive Technology, supports career readiness for those wishing to pursue a job in the automotive industry. Organized around the ASE automobile test areas, it details the construction, operation, diagnosis, service, and repair of late-model automobiles and light trucks. Student-focused content is presented using a building-block approach that starts with the fundamental principles of system operation and progresses gradually to complex diagnostic and service procedures. Thorough coverage of the latest developments in the automotive field, including hybrid technology and direct gasoline injection, helps prepare students to service and repair today's complex vehicles. Modern Automotive Technology is also a perfect reference for those preparing for the ASE automobile certification tests.
  • Organized around the ASE automobile test areas and correlated to the 2013 NATEF Task List (MLR, AST, and MAST).
  • Short sentences, concise definitions, and thousands of color images help students learn quickly and easily.
  • Strong emphasis on electricity and electronics provides students with a thorough understanding of this key topic.

Previous Edition
Modern Automotive Technology, 8th Edition



Table of Contents

Introduction to Automotive Technology
  1. The Automobile
  2. Automotive Careers and ASE Certification
  3. Basic Hand Tools
  4. Power Tools and Equipment
  5. Auto Shop Safety
  6. Automotive Measurement and Math
  7. Service Information and Work Orders
  8. Fasteners, Gaskets, Seals, and Sealants
  9. Vehicle Maintenance, Fluid Service, and Recycling
10. Career Success

Engine Technology
11. Engine Fundamentals
12. Engine Design Classifications
13. Engine Top End Construction
14. Engine Bottom End Construction
15. Engine Front End Construction
16. Engine Size and Performance Measurements

Fundamentals of Electricity and Electronics
17. Electrical Principles
18. Circuit Types and Ohm's Law
19. Electric and Electronic Components
20. Electrical Tools and Test Equipment
21. Wiring Diagrams and Wiring Repairs
22. Basic Electrical Tests

Computer Control Technology
23. Computer System Fundamentals
24. On-Board Diagnostics and Scan Tools
25. Computer System Service

Electrical and Electronic Systems Technology
26. Hybrid Drive Technology
27. Hybrid Drive Systems Diagnosis and Repair
28. 12-Volt and HV Battery Technology
29. 12-Volt and HV Battery Service
30. Engine Starting Systems
31. Starting System Diagnosis, Testing, and Repair
32. Charging System Technology
33. Charging System Diagnosis, Testing, and Repair
34. Ignition System Technology
35. Ignition System Diagnosis, Testing, and Repair
36. Lights, Instrumentation, Wipers, and Horns—Operation and Service
37. Sound Systems and Power Accessories
38. Security and Navigation Systems

Fuel, Exhaust, and Induction System Technology
39. Automotive Fuels, Combustion Efficiency
40. Fuel Tanks, Pumps, Lines, and Filters
41. Gasoline Injection Fundamentals
42. Gasoline Injection Diagnosis and Repair
43. Diesel Injection Fundamentals
44. Diesel Injection Diagnosis, Service, and Repair
45. Exhaust System Technology and Repair
46. Turbochargers and Superchargers—Construction, Operation, and Repair

Cooling and Lubrication Systems Technology
47. Cooling System Technology
48. Cooling System Testing, Maintenance, and Repair
49. Lubrication System Fundamentals
50. Lubrication System Diagnosis,Testing, and Repair
Emission Control System Technology
51. Emission Control System Technology
52. Emission Control System Testing, Service, and Repair

Engine Troubleshooting and Performance
53. Engine Performance and Driveability
54. Advanced Diagnostics

Engine Service and Repair
55. Engine Mechanical Problems
56. Engine Removal, Disassembly, and Cleaning
57. Short Block Rebuilding and Machining
58. Engine Top End Rebuilding
59. Front End Service
60. Engine Reassembly, Installation, and Break-In

Drive Train and Axle Technology
61. Clutch Technology
62. Clutch Diagnosis, Service, and Repair
63. Manual Transmission Technology
64. Manual Transmission Diagnosis, Service, and Repair
65. Automatic Transmission Technology
66. Automatic Transmission Diagnosis, Service, and Repair
67. Drive Shaft and Transfer Case Technology
68. Drive Shaft and Transfer Case Diagnosis, Service, and Repair
69. Differential and Rear Drive Axle Technology
70. Differential and Rear Drive Axle Diagnosis, Service, and Repair
71. Transaxle and Front Drive Axle Technology
72. Transaxle and Front Drive Axle Diagnosis and Repair

Suspension and Steering Technology
73. Tire, Wheel, and Wheel Bearing Fundamentals
74. Tire, Wheel, and Wheel Bearing Diagnosis, Service, and Repair
75. Suspension System Technology
76. Suspension System Diagnosis and Repair
77. Steering System Technology
78. Steering System Diagnosis and Repair
79. Wheel Alignment

Brake System Technology
80. Brake System Technology
81. Brake System Diagnosis, Service, and Repair
82. Anti-Lock Brakes, Traction Control, and Stability Control

Heating and Air Conditioning Technology
83. Heating and Air Conditioning Fundamentals
84. Heating and Air Conditioning Diagnosis, Service, and Repair

Safety Systems and Future Technologies
85. Restraint System Technology
86. Restraint System Service
87. New and Future Technology

Look Inside

Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription
   sample Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
   sample Chapter 9 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
   sample Chapter 25 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
Online Learning Suite, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15)
   sample DVOM Tour (Sample Video Clip, 0:02:22)
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License
   sample Chapter 9 (PPS, 3.51 MB)
   sample Chapter 25 (PPS, 4.64 MB)
Online Course
   sample Four-Stroke Engine Operation (Sample Video Clip, 00:01:50)
   sample Testing a Magnetic Sensor (Sample Video Clip, 00:00:17)
   sample Brake Light Switch Action (Sample Video Clip, 00:00:19)
   sample Performing an Oil and Filter Change (Sample Video Clip, 00:02:59)
   sample Disc Brake Service (Sample Video Clip, 00:02:30)
   sample Preparing a Vehicle for Delivery (Sample Video Clip, 00:00:52)
   sample DVOM Tour (Sample Video Clip, 0:02:22)
   sample Take a Tour of G-W Online (Demo, 00:04:24)
 
  Note: Sample file quality has been reduced to allow for Internet streaming and viewing.

Correlations

NATEF Standards
   PDF 2013 NATEF Automobile Service Technology (AST) Task List (PDF, 621 KB)
   PDF 2013 NATEF Maintenance and Light Repair (MLR) Task List (PDF, 572 KB)
   PDF 2013 NATEF Master Automobile Service Technology (MAST) Task List (PDF, 751 KB)
   PDF 2017 NATEF Automobile Service Technology (AST) Task List (PDF, 723 KB)
   PDF 2017 NATEF Maintenance and Light Repair (MLR) Task List (PDF, 693 KB)
   PDF 2017 NATEF Master Automobile Service Technology (MAST) Task List (PDF, 775 KB)
   PDF ASE Maintenance and Light Repair (G1) Task List (PDF, 567 KB)
   PDF ASE Student Certification Task List (PDF, 599 KB)
   PDF MLR Shop Manual: 2013 NATEF Maintenance and Light Repair (MLR) Task List (PDF, 564 KB)
   PDF MLR Shop Manual: 2017 NATEF Maintenance and Light Repair (MLR) Task List (PDF, 679 KB)
   PDF Shop Manual: 2013 NATEF Automobile Service Technology (AST) Task List (PDF, 618 KB)
   PDF Shop Manual: 2013 NATEF Maintenance and Light Repair (MLR) Task List (PDF, 654 KB)
   PDF Shop Manual: 2013 NATEF Master Auto. Service Technology (MAST) Task List (PDF, 649 KB)
   PDF Shop Manual: 2017 NATEF Automobile Service Technology (AST) Task List (PDF, 708 KB)
   PDF Shop Manual: 2017 NATEF Maintenance and Light Repair (MLR) Task List (PDF, 680 KB)
   PDF Shop Manual: 2017 NATEF Master Auto. Service Technology (MAST) Task List (PDF, 755 KB)
Precision Exams
   PDF Automotive Service Standards (PDF, 605 KB)
Tennessee New Waiver Policy
   PDF Maintenance and Light Repair I (PDF, 448 KB)
Texas
   PDF Automotive Basics (PDF, 98 KB)
   PDF Automotive Technology I: Maintenance and Light Repair (PDF, 120 KB)
 
  Note: Correlation files may not be available for all listed courses.

About Author(s)

James E. Duffy - has devoted much of his professional life to developing educational materials that help people understand vocational and technical subjects. Mr. Duffy earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Technology from Indiana State University. After college, Mr. Duffy worked as an automotive instructor at Brandon High School in Brandon, Florida, and at Hillsborough Adult Education Center in Tampa, Florida. After teaching for several years, Mr. Duffy joined Goodheart-Willcox Publisher as a technical editor and eventually began writing textbooks. In addition to Modern Automotive Technology, Mr. Duffy's books include Auto Electricity and Electronics, Auto Engine Repair, Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles, and Manual Drive Trains and Axles.

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