Grade 10-12. Year-long. Prerequisite is Power Mechanics OR instructor approval.
This is a lecture/laboratory course designed primarily to prepare students for job entry or advanced training in automotive service. The students will develop a background in the design, operation, and troubleshooting procedures of the gasoline engine and other related components such as the transmission and drive line, brake, and electrical systems. Also stressed will be the disassembly of engines, identification of parts, use of test equipment and service manual, and shop safety. Laboratory procedures will be covered. Safety glasses are required. Lab and workbook fees will be charged.