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Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles, 4th Edition

By: Chris Johanson and James E. Duffy
ISBN: 978-1-61960-683-8
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2015
Subject: Automotive
Grade Level: 11-14
Description
Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles spans design, construction, operation, diagnosis, service, and repair of these major components. Both hydraulic and electronic transmission controls are detailed. The use of the latest diagnostic equipment is emphasized.
  • Correlated to section A2 of the ASE Task List, Automatic Transmission/Transaxle.
  • Color-coded illustrations are used throughout this text to enhance understanding.
  • Includes a detailed chapter on troubleshooting electronic control systems, as well as a chapter on electronic control system service.
  • Emphasizes the use of the latest diagnostic equipment to troubleshoot electronic transmissions and transaxle control systems.
  • Includes coverage of OBD II as it relates to automatic transmissions and transaxles.
Products & Prices
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Text 978-1-61960-683-8 $116.00 $87.00
Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles spans design, construction, operation, diagnosis, service, and repair of these major components. Both hydraulic and electronic transmission controls are detailed. The use of the latest diagnostic equipment is emphasized.
Common Cartridge, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code 978-1-63126-831-1 $70.00 $52.50 In Work
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.

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CONTENT
  • Online Textbook
  • 22 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 978-1-63126-733-8 $70.00 $52.50 In Work
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
  • 22 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 202 978-1-61960-689-0 $36.00 $27.00
This manual steps the student through all of the NATEF tasks in the A2 Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles area, which include inspecting, testing, and diagnosing transmissions and transaxles; removing and replacing self-contained components; and removing, overhauling, and reinstalling major components.
Workbook 192 978-1-61960-687-6 $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 A2. Each workbook chapter corresponds to the same chapter in the textbook, Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles. Chapter review questions are in a variety of formats, including multiple choice, identification, completion, and short answer. The 19 jobs are hands-on, step-by-step activities in component inspection, testing, problem diagnosis, service, and repair.
Bundle (Text + Workbook + Shop Manual) 978-1-61960-692-0 $154.64 $115.98
Bundle includes copy of the Student Text, Workbook, and Shop Manual.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-61960-688-3 $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 1080 test questions 978-1-61960-693-7 $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 21 test banks with a total of 1080 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 978-1-61960-694-4 $240.00 $180.00 *
Individual License. This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 21 chapters, comprising over 2000 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 Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles
2. Shop Safety and Environmental Protection
3. Special Service Tools and Service Information
4. Gears, Chains, and Bearings
5. Sealing Materials, Fasteners, and Lubricants
6. Hydraulics and Pneumatics
7. Basic Electricity and Electronics
8. Automatic Transmission Mechanical Components
9. Automatic Transmission Control Components
10. Automatic Transaxle Construction and Operation
11. Transmission and Transaxle Circuits
12. Electronic Control Systems
13. Troubleshooting Mechanical, Hydraulic, and Electrical Problems
14. Troubleshooting Electronic Control System Problems
15. Transmission and Transaxle In-Vehicle Service
16. Transmission and Transaxle Removal and Installation
17. Rebuilding Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles
18. Automatic Transaxle Final Drive Service
19. Electronic Control System Service
20. ASE Certification
21. Career Preparation
Look Inside
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription
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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 15 (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.

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.