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Auto Suspension and Steering, A4, 3rd Edition

By: Chris Johanson and Martin T. Stockel
ISBN: 978-1-60525-223-0
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2010
Subject: Automotive
Grade Level: 11-14
Description
Auto Suspension and Steering helps the student obtain the knowledge and hands-on skills needed to successfully diagnose, service, and repair all types of automotive suspension and steering systems. It has been carefully designed so pertinent components and operating principles are fully explained before troubleshooting and repair procedures are discussed.
  • Covers conventional and electronic suspension and steering systems.
  • Content is correlated to the latest NATEF Task List.
  • Chapters include ASE-type questions.
  • Outstanding coverage of wheel alignment procedures.
  • Contains NATEF Standards Job Sheets on CD.
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Text-includes NATEF Standards Job Sheets on CD 480 978-1-60525-223-0 $96.00 $72.00
Auto Suspension and Steering helps the student obtain the knowledge and hands-on skills needed to successfully diagnose, service, and repair all types of automotive suspension and steering systems. It has been carefully designed so pertinent components and operating principles are fully explained before troubleshooting and repair procedures are discussed.
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Workbook 186 978-1-60525-224-7 $24.00 $18.00
Organized to follow the textbook on a chapter-by-chapter basis, providing questions to help the student review the material presented in the chapter. This supplement is a consumable resource, designed with perforated pages so that a given chapter can be removed and turned in for grading or checking.
Instructor's Guide 140 978-1-60525-225-4 $90.00 $67.50 *
Provide numerous instructional resources that support each chapter of the textbook including teaching strategies, test masters, answer keys, introductory activities, reproducible masters, and additional resources. All of the resources for teaching each chapter are conveniently grouped together.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-60525-226-1 $248.00 $186.00 *
Provides instant access to useful instructional resources, ready to print, as you need them. Reproducible masters are presented in PowerPoint format for easy classroom use. Related Web links allow you to connect to numerous online resources. Also included are lesson plans that you can quickly customize to make daily lesson planning easy.

System Requirements
Windows:
Intel® Pentium® II or compatible processor, Windows 2000/XP, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Microsoft Internet Explorer (6 or higher), PowerPoint Viewer (free download), Adobe® Reader® (free download).
ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 1030 test questions 978-1-60525-227-8 $244.00 $183.00 *
The ExamView Software includes the Test Generator, Test Manager, and Test Player. You can quickly and easily create tests from a bank of hundreds of questions relating to the content in the student textbook. ExamView gives you the ability to edit existing questions, add new questions, and print multiple versions of the same test. You can also manage your class roster, administer and score online tests, and automatically score paper tests. Tests may be published for LAN-based testing or be packaged for online testing using WebCT, Blackboard, or ANGEL. It's also compatible with electronic whiteboards.

System Requirements
Windows:
Intel® Pentium® II or compatible processor, Windows 2000/XP, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Microsoft Internet Explorer (6 or higher), PowerPoint Viewer (free download), Adobe® Reader® (free download).
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License 3200 slides 978-1-60525-228-5 $240.00 $180.00 *
Individual License. This CD package contains PowerPoint Presentations for each of the 20 chapters, comprising over 3200 slides of instructional material. The program includes the PowerPoint Viewer utility, which permits display without need for PowerPoint presentation graphics software.

System Requirements
Windows:
Intel® Pentium® II or compatible processor, Windows 2000/XP, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Microsoft Internet Explorer (6 or higher), PowerPoint Viewer (free download), Adobe® Reader® (free download), monitor with 800x600 display resolution (or higher), CD-ROM drive.

Macintosh: PowerPC® G3, G4, G5 or Intel® processor, OS X (10.3 or higher), 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Safari (2.0 or higher), PowerPoint Viewer (free download), Adobe® Reader® (free download).
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Site License 3200 slides 978-1-60525-229-2 $600.00 $450.00 *
Site License. This CD package contains PowerPoint Presentations for each of the 20 chapters, comprising over 3200 slides of instructional material. The program includes the PowerPoint Viewer utility, which permits display without need for PowerPoint presentation graphics software

System Requirements
Windows:
Intel® Pentium® II or compatible processor, Windows 2000/XP, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Microsoft Internet Explorer (6 or higher), PowerPoint Viewer (free download), Adobe® Reader® (free download), monitor with 800x600 display resolution (or higher), CD-ROM drive.

Macintosh: PowerPC® G3, G4, G5 or Intel® processor, OS X (10.3 or higher), 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Safari (2.0 or higher), PowerPoint Viewer (free download), Adobe® Reader® (free download).
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Table of Contents
1. Basic Suspension and Steering Systems Operation
2. Shop Safety and Environmental Protection
3. Special Service Tools and Equipment
4. Common Suspension System Components
5. Front Suspension Systems
6. Front Suspension System Service
7. Rear Suspension Systems
8. Rear Suspension System Service
9. Steering Systems
10. Steering Linkage and Manual Steering Gear Service
11. Power Steering and Four Wheel Steering Service
12. Driveline and Wheel Components
13. Driveline and Wheel Service
14. Electronic Suspension and Steering Systems
15. Electronic Suspension and Steering Service
16. Wheel Alignment Principles
17. Wheel Alignment Procedures
18. Suspension and Steering Troubleshooting
19. ASE Certification
20. Career Preparation
Look Inside
Text-includes NATEF Standards Job Sheets on CD
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Chapter 9 (PDF, 1.4 MB)
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Chapter 12 (PDF, 1.37 MB)
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Job 8 (PDF, 954 KB)
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Job 19 (PDF, 866 KB)
Online Text, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15)
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
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Chapter 9 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
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Chapter 12 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
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.