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Auto Brakes, 4th Edition

By: Chris Johanson and Martin T. Stockel
ISBN: 978-1-61960-731-6
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2015
Subject: Automotive
Grade Level: 11-14
Description
Auto Brakes prepares students for service work by teaching the system parts, operating principles, and troubleshooting techniques needed for on-the-job success. It contains information on disc and drum brakes, anti-lock brake systems, and traction control systems.
  • Correlated to section A5 of the ASE Task List, Brakes.
  • Contains information on hydraulic system fundamentals and friction brake theory.
  • Details the use of brake tools and service equipment, including brake lathes, and pressure and vacuum bleeding equipment.
  • Covers disc and drum brake operation and service.
  • Includes a comprehensive chapter on anti-lock and traction control operation and service.
  • Covers OBD II as it related to ABS and TCS diagnosis.
Products & Prices
Products Pages ISBN Retail Price School Price Order Quantity
Text 512 978-1-61960-731-6 $116.00 $87.00
Auto Brakes prepares students for service work by teaching the system parts, operating principles, and troubleshooting techniques needed for on-the-job success. It contains information on disc and drum brakes, anti-lock brake systems, and traction control systems.
Common Cartridge, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code 978-1-63126-834-2 $70.00 $52.50 *
Integrate Goodheart-Willcox content within your Learning Management System for a seamless user experience for both you and your students. LMS-ready content in Common Cartridge format facilitates single sign-on integration and gives you control of student enrollment and student data. With a Common Cartridge integration, you can access the LMS features and tools you are accustomed to using and G-W course resources in one convenient location—your LMS.

When you incorporate G-W content into your courses via Common Cartridge, you have the flexibility to customize and structure the content to meet the educational needs of your students. You may also choose to add your own content to the course.

Students purchase their Individual Access Key Code packets from the school bookstore. After accessing their course via your LMS, the student simply enters their Access Key Code for instant access to all student content.

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CONTENT
  • Online Textbook
  • 26 Videos (include narrations and closed captioning)
  • 10 Animations (include narrations and closed captioning)
  • E-Flash Cards
  • Matching Activities
  • Online Workbook (with digital form fields)
  • Online Shop Manual (with digital form fields)
INSTRUCTOR RESOURCES
  • Online Instructor's Resources provide access to the instructor support materials used most, all in one convenient location. Resources include Instructor Materials, Chapter Resources, QTI files, and ExamView Assessment Suite Software with Test Banks.
Common Cartridge, 1yr. Individual Subscription 978-1-63126-723-9 $70.00 $52.50 *
Integrate Goodheart-Willcox content within your Learning Management System for a seamless user experience for both you and your students. LMS-ready content in Common Cartridge format facilitates single sign-on integration and gives you control of student enrollment and student data. With a Common Cartridge integration, you can access the LMS features and tools you are accustomed to using and G-W course resources in one convenient location—your LMS.

When you incorporate G-W content into your courses via Common Cartridge, you have the flexibility to customize and structure the content to meet the educational needs of your students. You may also choose to add your own content to the course.

Students log into your LMS and access their course. They then select an activation link on their first visit for instant access to all student content.

Ready to purchase or receive a quote? Submit your request here!

CONTENT
  • Online Textbook
  • 26 Videos (include narrations and closed captioning)
  • 10 Animations (include narrations and closed captioning)
  • E-Flash Cards
  • Matching Activities
  • Online Workbook (with digital form fields)
  • Online Shop Manual (with digital form fields)
INSTRUCTOR RESOURCES
  • Online Instructor's Resources provide access to the instructor support materials used most, all in one convenient location. Resources include Instructor Materials, Chapter Resources, QTI files, and ExamView Assessment Suite Software with Test Banks.
Shop Manual 204 978-1-61960-737-8 $36.00 $27.00
This manual steps students through all of the NATEF tasks in the A5 Brakes area, which include inspecting, testing, and diagnosing brake systems; removing and replacing self-contained components; and removing, overhauling, and reinstalling major components.
Workbook 202 978-1-61960-735-4 $30.00 $22.50
This workbook is designed to reinforce your understanding of the important information supplied in the textbook. To accomplish this task, the workbook utilizes several types of questions and illustrated exercises to highlight key aspects related to the operation, construction, design, maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of brake systems.
Bundle (Text + Workbook + Shop Manual) 978-1-61960-740-8 $154.64 $115.98
Bundle includes copy of the Student Text, Workbook, and Shop Manual.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-61960-736-1 $260.00 $195.00 *
This Instructor's Resource CD contains the following items:
  • Instructor's Resources. An introduction and overview of teaching material. Files are in Portable Document Format (PDF).
  • NATEF Correlation Charts. Charts provided in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.
  • NATEF Competency Checklists. Checklists provided in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.
  • Chapter Resources. Material provided for each chapter of the text includes:
    • Answer Keys for chapter review, ASE-type, and workbook questions in PDF format.
    • Lesson Plans in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.
    • Lesson Slides provided as PowerPoint® slide shows (PPSX).
System Requirements
Windows®
: Intel® Pentium® II or compatible processor, Windows® 2000/XP/7/8, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Internet Explorer® (6 or higher), allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), and Adobe® Reader® (free download).

Macintosh®: PowerPC® G4, G5 or Intel® processor, Mac OS® X v10.X, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Safari® (2.0 or higher), allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download for MAC OS® 9.X), and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 1272 test questions 978-1-61960-741-5 $252.00 $189.00 *
The ExamView® Assessment Suite allows you to quickly and easily create, administer, and score paper and online tests. The ExamView® Assessment Suite includes the ExamView® Test Generator, ExamView® Test Manager, and ExamView® Test Player. This product includes 25 test banks with a total of 1272 questions.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Windows® XP SP or later; Intel® Pentium® IV Processor 1GHz or higher (or equivalent); 512 MB RAM; 500 MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; One available USB Port (required when using eInstruction® student response system); Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.
Macintosh®: Mac OS® 10.6 or later; Intel® Processor 1GHz or higher; 32-bit Kernel and Extensions; 512 MB RAM; 300 MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; One available USB Port (required when using eInstruction® student response system); Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License 978-1-61960-742-2 $240.00 $180.00 *
Individual License. This CD package contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 25 chapters. The presentations are best viewed in PowerPoint 2003 or higher or in the PowerPoint Viewer. If viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint, they may not display properly. Also provided is a link that allows download of the current version of PowerPoint Viewer.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® II or compatible processor, Windows® 2000/XP/7/8, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Internet Explorer® (6 or higher), allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), and Adobe® Reader® (free download). *Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
Macintosh®: PowerPC® G4, G5 or Intel® processor, Mac OS® X v10.X, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Safari® (2.0 or higher), allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download for Mac OS® 9.X), Adobe® Reader® (free download). *Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
*To order instructor's materials call 800.323.0440.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction to Brake Systems
2. Shop Safety and Environmental Protection
3. Brake Tools, Shop Equipment, and Service Information
4. Hydraulic System Fundamentals
5. Master Cylinders, Calipers, and Wheel Cylinders
6. Master Cylinder, Caliper, and Wheel Cylinder Service
7. Power Assist Units
8. Power Assist Unit Service
9. Hydraulic Valves, Switches, Lines, and Hoses
10. Hydraulic Valve, Switch, Line, and Hose Service
11. Friction Brake Theory
12. Disc Brake System Components and Operation
13. Disc Brake Service
14. Drum Brake System Components and Operation
15. Drum Brake Service
16. Wheel Bearings and Oil Seals
17. Wheel Bearing and Oil Seal Service
18. Parking Brakes
19. Parking Brake Service
20. Brake System Electrical and Electronic Components
21. Anti-Lock Brake and Traction Control System Components and Operation
22. Anti-Lock Brake and Traction Control System Service
23. Troubleshooting Brake Systems
24. ASE Certification
25. Career Preparation
Look Inside
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
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Chapter 12 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
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Chapter 19 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
Common Cartridge, 1yr. Individual Subscription
 
LMS Integration (Web Link, Automotive)
Presentations for PowerPoint
PPS
Chapter 12 (PPS, 2.62 MB)
Correlations
NATEF Standards
About the Author(s)

Chris Johanson - has been involved in the automotive service business for more than 35 years, as a technician, instructor, and author. He has a bachelor's degree in Industrial Arts Education and has written several books on the subject of automotive technology. Mr. Johanson is an ASE-certified master technician and also has ASE certifications in Advanced Engine Performance and Light Vehicle Diesel Engines.

Martin T. Stockel - received his degree from College of the Redwoods in Eureka, California, and completed additional automotive-related coursework at Humboldt State University in Arcata, California. He honed his automotive skills by working as a service technician at independent shops and automobile dealerships. In addition to Auto Fundamentals, Mr. Stockel is the coauthor of several automotive technology titles, including Auto Brakes and Auto Suspension and Steering.