Product Cover Image

Automotive Fuel and Emissions Control Systems, CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition

By James D. Halderman, James Linder

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Jan 31, 2011

More Product Info


For courses in Engine Performance and Drivability, Fuel Emissions Systems, and Automotive Principles.


Automotive Fuel and Emission Control Systems, Third Edition, isdesigned specifically to correlate with the NATEF program and ASE certification tests.  This comprehensive, up-to-date text covers all aspects of automotive fuel and emissions. It emphasizes diagnosis and troubleshooting, and features tech tips and diagnostic stories throughout.


This title meets the needs for a textbook that combines topics in engine performance (ASE A8 content area) and topics covered in the advanced engine performance (L1) ASE test content area.  By combining these two complementary subjects into one comprehensive textbook, it is easier for the instructor to teach these topics and is cost effective for the student.

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        Intake and Exhaust Systems

Chapter 9        Turbocharging and Supercharging

Chapter 10      Engine Condition Diagnosis

Chapter 11      Onboard Diagnosis

Chapter 12      CAN and Network Communications

Chapter 13      Temperature Sensors

Chapter 14      Throttle Position Sensors

Chapter 15      MAP/BARO Sensors

Chapter 16      Mass Airflow Sensors

Chapter 17      Oxygen Sensors

Chapter 18      Wideband Oxygen Sensors

Chapter 19      Fuel Pumps, Lines, and Filters

Chapter 20      Fuel Injection Components and Operation

Chapter 21      Gasoline Direct-Injection Systems

Chapter 22      Electronic Throttle Control Systems

Chapter 23      Fuel-Injection System Diagnosis and Service

Chapter 24      Vehicle Emission Standards and Testing

Chapter 25      Evaporative Emission Control (EVAP) Systems

Chapter 26      Exhaust Gas Recirculation Systems (EGR)

Chapter 27      PCV and Secondary Air Injection (SAI) Systems

Chapter 28      Catalytic Converters

Chapter 29      Ignition System Operation and Diagnosis

Chapter 30      Scan Tools and Engine Performance Diagnosis

Chapter 31      Hybrid Electric Vehicle Safety Procedures

Chapter 32      Fuel Cells and Advanced Technologies

Purchase Info ?

With CourseSmart eTextbooks and eResources, you save up to 60% off the price of new print textbooks, and can switch between studying online or offline to suit your needs.

Once you have purchased your eTextbooks and added them to your CourseSmart bookshelf, you can access them anytime, anywhere.

Buy Access

Automotive Fuel and Emissions Control Systems, CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition
Format: Safari Book

$65.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-255216-5