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Auto Engine Repair, A1, 5th Edition

Auto Engine Repair, A1, 5th Edition
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By: James E. Duffy

ISBN: 978-1-60525-193-6
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: ©2010
Subject: Automotive
Grade Level: 11-14
Retail Price: $96.00
School Price: $72.00


Auto Engine Repair teaches students to diagnose, service, and repair all makes and models of gasoline and diesel engines. This textbook details how engines and their related systems are constructed and how they operate. It includes topical information on recent developments in engine design and service. Auto Engine Repair is a valuable guide for anyone wanting to understand or work on today's engines, as well as those preparing for ASE Certification Test A1, Engine Repair. It can also be used for review when preparing for ASE Certification Test A8, Engine Performance.
  • Content is correlated to the latest NATEF Task List.
  • Heavily illustrated to reinforce concepts and enhance understanding.
  • Includes NATEF Standards Job Sheets on CD.

Table of Contents

Engine Fundamentals
  1. Review of Engine Operation
  2. Engine Service Tools and Equipment
  3. Engine Hardware
  4. Electricity and Electronics for Engines
  5. Shop Safety

Engine Construction and Design
  6. Engine Types and Classifications
  7. Engine Size and Performance Ratings
  8. Engine Combustion and Fuels
  9. Short Block Construction
10. Top End Construction
11. Front End and Manifold Construction

Engine Systems
12. Cooling System Operation and Service
13. Lubrication System Operation and Service
14. Starting, Charging, and Ignition Systems
15. Fuel and Emission Control Systems
16. Turbocharging and Supercharging Systems
Engine Diagnosis and Tune-Up
17. Engine Performance Problems
18. Engine Mechanical Problems
19. Engine Problem Diagnosis and Tune-Up

Engine Overhaul
20. Engine Removal, Disassembly, and Cleaning
21. Short Block Rebuilding and Machining
22. Top End Rebuilding and Machining
23. Front End Service
24. Engine Reassembly, Installation, Startup, and Break-In

ASE Certification and Careers
25. ASE Engine Certification
26. Career Success

Look Inside

Text-includes NATEF Standards Job Sheets on CD
   sample Chapter 1 (PDF, 1.54 MB)
   sample Chapter 5 (PDF, 723 KB)
   sample Job 8 (PDF, 494 KB)
   sample Job 23 (PDF, 550 KB)
Online Text, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15)
   sample Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
   sample Chapter 1 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
   sample Chapter 5 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
  Note: Sample file quality has been reduced to allow for Internet streaming and viewing.

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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