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Auto Engine Performance and Driveability, 4th Edition

By: Chris Johanson
ISBN: 978-1-61960-779-8
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2015
Subject: Automotive
Grade Level: 11-14
Description
Auto Engine Performance and Driveability provides information on the operation, service, and repair of various related systems: computer, emission control, fuel, and ignition. Strategy-based troubleshooting procedures are stressed. Information on state-mandated emissions testing programs is included.
  • Correlated to section A8 of the ASE Task List, Engine Performance.
  • Includes coverage of OBD II as it relates to the various systems that affect driveability.
  • Contains information on state-mandated emissions testing programs and explains how to interpret test results.
  • Appendix contains OBD codes and a detailed guide to using scan tools.
Products & Prices
Products Pages ISBN Retail Price School Price Order Quantity
Text 528 978-1-61960-779-8 $116.00 $87.00
Auto Engine Performance and Driveability provides information on the operation, service, and repair of various related systems: computer, emission control, fuel, and ignition. Strategy-based troubleshooting procedures are stressed. Information on state-mandated emissions testing programs is included.
Common Cartridge, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code 978-1-63126-837-3 $70.00 $52.50 *
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CONTENT
  • Online Textbook
  • 31 Videos (include narrations and closed captioning)
  • 28 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 978-1-63126-727-7 $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.

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CONTENT
  • Online Textbook
  • 31 Videos (include narrations and closed captioning)
  • 28 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 229 978-1-61960-785-9 $36.00 $27.00
This manual steps the student through all of the NATEF tasks in the A8 Engine Performance area, which include inspecting, testing, and diagnosing engine, fuel and air induction, ignition, engine cooling, and emissions systems; removing and replacing self-contained components; and removing, overhauling, and reinstalling major components.
Workbook 220 978-1-61960-783-5 $30.00 $22.50
This Workbook contains chapter review questions and job sheets for student use in mastering the subject matter and preparing for ASE Certification Test A8. Each workbook chapter corresponds to the same chapter in the textbook, Auto Engine Performance and Driveability. Chapter review questions are in a variety of formats, including multiple choice, identification, completion, and short answer. The 21 jobs are hands-on, step-by-step activities in component-testing procedures, problem diagnosis, and related driveability service.
Bundle (Text + Workbook + Shop Manual) 978-1-61960-788-0 $154.64 $115.98
Bundle includes copy of the Student Text, Workbook, and Shop Manual.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-61960-784-2 $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 1233 test questions 978-1-61960-789-7 $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 22 test banks with a total of 1233 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);
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 978-1-61960-790-3 $240.00 $180.00 *
Individual License. This CD package contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 22 chapters, comprising over 2285 slides of instructional material.
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).
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.
*To order instructor's materials call 800.323.0440.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction to Engine Performance and Driveability
2. Safety and Environmental Protection
3. Tools, Test Equipment, and Service Information
4. Automotive Formulas and Vehicle Driveability Evaluation
5. Fundamentals of Engine Construction and Operation
6. Electricity and Electronics Fundamentals
7. Computer Control Fundamentals
8. Ignition System Fundamentals
9. Fuel System Fundamentals
10. Emissions Control and Exhaust System Fundamentals
11. Drive Train and Other System Fundamentals
12. Basic Diagnostic Procedures
13. Troubleshooting Techniques
14. Electrical System Diagnosis and Repair
15. Computer Control System Diagnosis and Repair
16. Ignition System Diagnosis and Repair
17. Fuel System Diagnosis and Repair
18. Diagnosis and Repair of the Emission Control and Exhaust Systems
19. Engine Mechanical Diagnosis
20. Drive Train and Other System Diagnosis
21. ASE Certification
22. Career Opportunities in the Automotive Service Field
Look Inside
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
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Chapter 7 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
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Chapter 18 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
Common Cartridge, 1yr. Individual Subscription
 
LMS Integration (Web Link, Automotive)
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.