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Diesel Technology, 8th Edition

By: Andrew Norman
ISBN: 978-1-61960-832-0
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: 2016
Subject: Power Technology
Grade Level: 9-14
Description
Diesel Technology covers the design, construction, operation, diagnosis, service, and repair of both mobile and stationary diesel engines. The 2016 edition of this comprehensive text has been updated throughout and includes new information on engine control systems, fuel injection systems, and exhaust after-treatment systems. Content relates to on- and off-road vehicles, as well as marine, agricultural, and industrial applications. This text is a valuable resource for anyone involved in the service and repair of diesel engines, as well as those preparing for ASE Medium/Heavy Truck Test T2—Diesel Engines, Test T6—Electrical/Electronic Systems, and Test T8—Preventive Maintenance Inspection (PMI).
  • Content is correlated to the Diesel Engines, Electrical/Electronic Systems, and Preventive Maintenance Inspection sections of the 2014 NATEF Medium/Heavy Truck Task List.
  • NATEF Required Supplemental Tasks and Workplace Employability Skills are covered.
  • The latest standards for diesel engine oils, ultra-low sulfur fuel, and biodiesel fuel are included.
Products & Prices
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Text 640 978-1-61960-832-0 $112.00 $84.00
Diesel Technology covers the design, construction, operation, diagnosis, service, and repair of both mobile and stationary diesel engines. This comprehensive textbook details the latest developments in the field, including engine control, computers, and networks, fuel management systems, multiplexing, and advanced communication systems. Content relates to on- and off-road vehicles, as well as marine, agricultural, and industrial applications. This text is a valuable resource for anyone involved in the service and repair of diesel engines, as well as those preparing for ASE Medium/Heavy Truck Test T2 – Diesel Engines, Test T6 – Electrical/Electronic Systems, and Test T8 – Preventative Maintenance Inspection (PMI).
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CONTENT
  • Online Textbook
  • 14 Animations (include narrations and closed captioning)
  • 38 Drag-and-Drop Activities
  • E-Flash Cards
  • Matching Activities
  • Vocabulary Games
  • Review Questions (with digital form fields)
  • ASE-Type Questions (with digital form fields)
  • Online Workbook (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.
Workbook 300 978-1-61960-835-1 $32.00 $24.00

The Workbook for Diesel Technology provides a thorough guide to accompany the Diesel Technology textbook. It highlights information, improves understanding, and simplifies the contents of the text. Answering the workbook questions will help you remember important ideas and concepts covered in the Diesel Technology textbook.

The workbook contains questions that serve as an additional study guide to Diesel Technology. The workbook units correlate with those in the textbook. The order of the questions follows the sequence of the textbook material. This will make it easier for you to find information in the text and also to check your answers.

Bundle (Text + Workbook) 978-1-61960-836-8 $136.80 $102.60
Bundle includes Student Textbook and Workbook.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-61960-838-2 $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.
    • Reproducible Masters as printable instructional materials for applicable chapters in PDF format.
    • Lesson Plans in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.
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, 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, and Adobe Reader (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.
ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 1282 questions 978-1-61960-839-9 $248.00 $186.00 *
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 29 test banks with a total of 1282 questions. Please refer to the ExamView Assessment Suite User's Guide (Manual.pdf) on this CD for features and functions of the ExamView programs.

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 and 64-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 1480 slides 978-1-61960-840-5 $240.00 $180.00 *
Individual License. This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 29 chapters, comprising over 1480 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. Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

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, streaming content, 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), and Adobe Reader (free download). Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.
*To order instructor's materials call 800.323.0440.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction to Diesel Engines
2. Shop Safety
3. Tools, Precision Tools, and Fasteners
4. Principles of Operation
5. Engine Blocks
6. Crankshafts
7. Pistons, Rings, and Connecting Rods
8. Cylinder Heads and Related Components
9. Camshaft and Valve Train Components
10. Lubrication Systems
11. Cooling Systems
12. Air Intake Systems
13. Exhaust Systems
14. Diesel Fuels
15. Basic Fuel Systems
16. Fuel Filters and Conditioners
17. Injection System Fundamentals
18. Injection Nozzles
19. Multiple Plunger Inline Injection Pumps
20. Distributor Injection Pumps
21. Unit Injector Fuel Injection Systems
22. Basics of Electricity
23. Electronic Engine Control and Fuel Injection
24. Diesel Engine Charging Systems
25. Diesel Starting Systems
26. Engine Reassembly and Installation
27. Preventive Maintenance and Troubleshooting
28. Career Opportunities and ASE Certification
29. Workplace Employability Skills
Look Inside
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
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Chapter 4 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
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Chapter 13 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Automotive)
Online Student Center, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15)
Sample Video Clip
Online Learning Suite Tour (Sample Video Clip, 00:01:40)
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Chapter 4 E-Flash Cards (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Power Technology)
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Chapter 4 Matching (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Power Technology)
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Chapter 4 Vocabulary Game (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Power Technology)
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Chapter 4 Activity: Parts of a Connecting Rod Assembly (p6) (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Power Technology)
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Chapter 4 Activity: Valve Train Components (p67) (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Power Technology)
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Chapter 4 Review Questions (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Power Technology)
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Chapter 4 ASE-Type Questions (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Power Technology)
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Chapter 13 E-Flash Cards (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Power Technology)
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Chapter 13 Matching (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Power Technology)
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Chapter 13 Vocabulary Game (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Power Technology)
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Chapter 13 Activity: Components of a Turbocharger (p296) (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Power Technology)
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Chapter 13 Review Questions (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Power Technology)
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Chapter 13 ASE-Type Questions (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Power Technology)
Presentations for PowerPoint
PPS
Chapter 5 (PPS, 2.71 MB)
About the Author(s)

Andrew Norman - is a Diesel engine specialist with more than 30 years of industry experience. He earned his Bachelor's degree from the University of Georgia and received advanced training in earthmoving equipment maintenance from the Auburn University School of Engineering. Mr. Norman is a Certified Manufacturing Technologist, a Certified Materials & Resource Professional, and a Certified Lubrication Specialist with the American Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers. Mr. Norman is the owner of Norman and Associates, and has worked for Detroit Diesel Allison, Inman and Associates, Chevron Lubricants, D-A Lubricants, Cummins, and Life Cycle Engineering.