Motorcycles: Fundamentals, Service, and Repair covers the construction, operation, maintenance, service, and repair of motorcycle systems and components. This comprehensive textbook also includes information on ATVs, UTVs, and scooters, and content is applicable to all makes and models. The new Lab Workbook provides guided shop procedures for hands-on practice of skills, allowing students to demonstrate what they have learned.
Thoroughly updated to reflect the latest advances in the field.
Information within chapters has been reorganized for a more-logical presentation of material.
Heavily illustrated with quality color photos and line art designed to convey maximum learning.
Safety is emphasized throughout the text, including an updated safety chapter and boxed warning features placed within chapters.
1. Introduction to Motorcycles, ATVs, UTVs, and Scooters 2. Shop Safety and Environmental Protection 3. Tools and Shop Equipment 4. Precision Measuring, Torque, Fasteners and Thread Repair 5. Gaskets, Seals and Sealants 6. Diagnostic Procedures and Service Information 7. Basic Electrical and Electronic Theory 8. Engines 9. Fuel Systems 10. Ignition Systems 11. Lubrication Systems 12. Cooling Systems 13. Exhaust Systems and Emissions Control 14. Battery and Charging Systems 15. Electrical Accessory Systems 16. Wheels and Tires 17. Brakes 18. Frame, Chassis and Suspension Systems 19. Power Transmission Systems 20. Engine and Power Transmission Disassembly 21. Two-Stroke Engine Overhaul 22. Four-Stroke Engine Overhaul 23. Power Transmission Overhaul 24. Tune-Up and Periodic Maintenance