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Automotive Engine Performance, CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition

By James D. Halderman

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Jul 21, 2009

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For courses in Engine Performance; Performance and Driveability; and Fuel and Emissions.

 

Automotive Engine Performance, Third Edition is correlated to the NATEF Standards for Engine Performance.  Taking a diagnostic approach, it emphasizes how to detect common problems and discusses the purpose, function, operation and methods of testing and diagnosing each system. This edition contains more information on vehicle identification, safety, and environmental concerns, as well as content on evaporative emission sensors and ignition systems. It features a new design, an accompanying multimedia CD-ROM and a highly interactive format ideal for multiple learning styles.   

Table of Contents

Chapter 1

Service Information, Tools, and Safety

Chapter 2

Environmental and Hazardous Materials

Chapter 3

Gasoline Engine Operation, Parts, and Specifications

Chapter 4

Diesel Engine Operation

 and Diagnosis

Chapter 5

Gasoline

Chapter 6

Alternative Fuels

Chapter 7

Diesel and BioDiesel Fuels

Chapter 8

Cooling System Operation and Diagnosis

Chapter 9

Lubrication System Operation and Diagnosis

Chapter 10

 

Intake and Exhaust

Systems

Chapter 11

Variable Valve Timing  Systems

Chapter 12

Turbocharging and Supercharging

Chapter 13

Engine Condition Diagnosis

Chapter 14

In-Vehicle Engine Service

Chapter 15

Starting and Charging System Diagnosis

Chapter 16

Ignition System Components and Operation

Chapter 17

Ignition System Diagnosis and Service

 

Chapter 18

Computer and Network Fundamentals

 

Chapter 19

OBD II

 

Chapter 20

Temperature Sensors

 

Chapter 21

Throttle Position Sensors

 

 

Chapter 22

MAP/BARO Sensors

 

Chapter 23

Mass Air Flow Sensors

 

Chapter 24

Oxygen Sensors

 

Chapter 25

Wide Band Oxygen Sensors

 

Chapter 26

Fuel Pumps, Lines, and Filters

 

Chapter 27

Fuel Injection Components and Operation

 

Chapter 28

Gasoline Direct Injection Systems

 

Chapter 29

Electronic Throttle Control Systems

 

Chapter 30

Fuel Injection System Diagnosis and Service

 

Chapter 31

Vehicle Emission Standards and Testing

 

Chapter 32

Emission Control Devices Operation and Diagnosis

 

Chapter 33

Scan Tools and Engine Performance Diagnosis

 

 

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Automotive Engine Performance, CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition
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$58.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-509783-0