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Manual Drivetrains and Axles, 7th Edition

By James D. Halderman

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Mar 7, 2014


Ideal for both novice and advanced technicians, Manual Drivetrains and Axles, 7/eprovides a complete, state-of-the-art source on the operating principles as well as the service and repair procedures for manual drivetrains and axles. Correlated to NATEF and ASE tasks, the text focuses on the generic theory that underlies the operation, diagnosis, and repair of the units and subassemblies found in the many makes and types of vehicles students will likely encounter on the job. Formatted to better meet the learning needs of today's technical trade students, it visually supports concepts covered throughout, and includes many practical shop tips that guide students through important problem-solving procedures they'll use on the job.


This book is part of the Pearson Automotive Professional Technician Series, which features full-color, media-integrated solutions for today’s students and instructors covering all eight areas of ASE certification, plus additional titles covering common courses. Peer reviewed for technical accuracy, the series and the books in it represent the future of automotive textbooks.



Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Service Information, Tools and Safety
Chapter 2 Environmental and Hazardous Materials
Chapter 3 Introduction to Drivetrains
Chapter 4 Clutch Parts and Operation 
Chapter 5 Clutch Diagnosis and Service
Chapter 6 Manual Transmissions  Parts and Operation
Chapter 7 Manual Transaxle Parts and Operations
Chapter 8 Manual Transmission/Transaxle Diagnosis and Service
Chapter 9 Drive Shafts and U- Joints
Chapter 10 Drive Axle Shafts  and  CV Joints Service
Chapter 11 Wheel and Axle Bearings
Chapter 12 Drive Axles and Differentials Parts and Operation 
Chapter 13 Drive Axles and Differentials Diagnosis and Service
Chapter 14 Drivetrain Electricity and Electronics 
Chapter 15 Four wheel and All-Wheel Drive Parts and Operation
Chapter 16 Four Wheel and All-Wheel Drive Diagnosis and Service
Chapter 17 Noise and Vibration Detection and Correction
Appendix 1 Sample A3 ASE Certification Test
Appendix 2 NATEF Correlation Chart

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