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Automotive Steering, Suspension and Alignment, 5th Edition

By James D. Halderman

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Oct 7, 2009


For courses in Automotive Steering, Suspension, and Alignment.


 Automotive Steering, Suspension and Alignment, 5e is organized around the ASE automobile test content area for Suspension and Steering (A4). Featuring complete coverage of parts, operation, design, and troubleshooting techniques, it correlates material to task lists specified by ASE and NATEF and emphasizes a diagnostic approach throughout. Chapter features include Tech Tips, Diagnostic Stories, High-Performance Tips, Frequently Asked Questions and more.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents:


Chapter 1   Service Information, Tools, and Safety

Chapter 2   Environmental and Hazardous Materials

Chapter 3   Tires and Wheels

Chapter 4   Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems

Chapter 5   Tire and Wheel Service

Chapter 6   Suspension System Components and Operation

Chapter 7   Front Suspension and Service

Chapter 8   Rear Suspension and Service

Chapter 9   Electronic Suspension Systems

Chapter 10  Electronic Stability Control

Chapter 11  Steering Columns and Gears

Chapter 12  Steering Linkage and Service

Chapter 13  Power-Assisted Steering Operation and Service

Chapter 14  Wheel Bearings and Service

Chapter 15  Drive Axle Shafts and CV Joints

Chapter 16  Drive Axle Shafts and CV Joint Service

Chapter 17  Wheel Alignment Principles

Chapter 18  Alignment Diagnosis and Service

Chapter 19  Vibration and Noise Diagnosis and Correction

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