Whether you're an aspiring automotive professional, preparing for ASE certification, or already working in the field, TODAY'S TECHNICIAN: AUTOMOTIVE ELECTRICITY & ELECTRONICS, Seventh Edition, will equip you to confidently understand, diagnose, and repair electrical and electronic systems in today's automobiles. The text's unique two-volume approach helps you make the most of your time in both the classroom and the auto shop. The first volume (Classroom Manual) covers the theory and application of electricity, electronics, and circuitry in modern automobiles, while the second (Shop Manual) focuses on real-world symptoms, diagnostics, and repair information. In addition to comprehensive coverage, accurate and up-to-date technical information, and hundreds of detailed color illustrations and photographs, the Seventh Edition features extensive updates with information on new and emerging technologies and techniques. Highlights include coverage of telematic systems, LED and adaptive lighting, hybrid and electric vehicles, stop/start technology, lane departure warning, self-park systems, Wi-Fi connectivity, and other modern accessory systems. The new edition also aligns with the NATEF 2017 accreditation model and includes job sheets correlated to all MLR, AST, and MAST tasks.
Format: Spiral bound
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Publication date: 10/10/2017
Country of publication: UNITED STATES
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Classroom Manual. Preface. 1. Introduction to Automotive Electrical and Electronic Systems. 2. Basic Theories. 3. Electrical and Electronic Components. 4. Wiring and Circuit Diagrams. 5. Automotive Batteries. 6. Starting Systems and Motor Designs. 7. Charging Systems. 8. Introduction to The Body Computer. 9. Computer Inputs. 10. Vehicle Communication Networks. 11. Lighting Circuits. 12. Instrumentation and Warning Lamps. 13. Accessories. 14. Radio Frequency and Infotainment Systems. 15. Passive Restraint and Vehicle Safety Systems. 16. Vehicles with Alternative Power Sources. Glossary of Terms. Index. Shop Manual. Preface. 1. Safety. 2. Special Tools and Procedures. 3. Basic Electrical Troubleshooting and Service. 4. Wiring Repair and Reading Circuit Diagrams. 5. Battery Diagnosis and Service. 6. Starting System Diagnosis and Service. 7. Charging System Testing and Service. 8. Body Computer System Diagnosis. 9. Sensor Diagnostic Routines. 10. Vehicle Multiplexing Diagnostics. 11. Lighting Circuits Repair and Diagnosis. 12. Instrumentation and Warning Lamp System Diagnosis and Repair. 13. Electrical Accessories Diagnosis and Repair. 14. Servicing Radio Frequency and Infotainment Systems. 15. Servicing Passive Restraint and Vehicle Safety Systems. 16. Hybrid and High-Voltage System Service. Appendix A: ASE Practice Examination. Appendix B: Metric Conversions. Appendix C: Electrical and Electronic Special Tool Suppliers. Glossary of Terms. Index.