Modern Automotive Technology is an easy-to-understand, up-to-date book detailing the operation, construction, and repair of automobiles and light trucks. This comprehensive text uses a building-block approach that starts with the fundamental principles of system operation and progressesgradually to complex diagnostic and service procedures. The 2009 edition features a new chapter on hybrid drive train operation and service, as well as a new chapter on career success. It also contains new information on the latest developments in the field, including tire pressure monitoringsystems, computer networks, and direct gasoline injection.Organized around the eight ASE automobile test areas, this text is a must for students preparing for a career in automotive technology. Full-color illustrations, short sentences, concise definitions and thousands of photographs make teaching successful and learning easy.Modern Automotive Technology is backed by a strong teaching package, including a Shop Manual with 177 NATEF Standards Job Sheets that are organized into 48 projects. This full-color Shop Manual provides complete coverage of all the P-1 tasks, as well as many of the P-2 and P-3 tasks. All theteaching package items give you the tools to provide successful automotive instruction. This bundle includes a copy of the Student Text and an Online Text (6-Year Classroom Subscription). Students can instantly access the Online Text with browser-based devices, including iPads, netbooks, PCs, and Mac computers.With G-W Online Textbooks, students easily navigate linked table of contents, search specific topics, quickly jump to specific pages, enlarge for full-screen reading mode, and print selected pages for offline reading.
The Modern Automotive Technology Shop Manual contains 178 jobs that are grouped into 48 projects. Each project contains the jobs required to diagnose and service a specific automotive system or component, providing initial training for employment as an entry-level automobile technician. This comprehensive product offers complete coverage of all of the priority one (P-1) tasks and many of the priority two (P-2) and priority three (P-3) tasks specified in the 2008 NATEF Task List, making it ideal for performance-based instruction. Full color is used throughout this manual to improve the educational value of each photograph and illustration. The NATEF Standards Job Sheets are correlated to the 2008 NATEF Task List.
Modern Automotive Technology Shop Manual: NATEF Standards Job Sheets for Performance-Based Learning covers 100% of the tasks in all three sections of the 2013 NATEF Task List (MAST, AST, and MLR). This comprehensive manual is divided into eight sections corresponding to the ASE certification areas and the eight areas of the NATEF Task List. Each section of the manual is further subdivided into a number of projects, or collections of closely related jobs. Each job is a hands-on activity that corresponds to one or more NATEF tasks. The eight sections of the manual, as well as the projects and jobs they contain, are color coded to make it easy to locate specific content. All jobs are designed to be accomplished in one or two lab sessions. The projects in this manual include a brief introduction about the type of service being performed, a list of the jobs included in the project, and a tools and materials list for the jobs. Three types of special notices appear throughout the jobs, bringing attention to special information or safety considerations for the task being performed.
"Modern Automotive Technology details the construction, operation, diagnosis, service, and repair of late-model automobiles and light trucks. This comprehensive textbook uses a building-block approach that starts with the fundamental principles of system operation and progresses gradually to complex diagnostic and service procedures. This newly revised text provides thorough coverage of the latest developments in the automotive field, including hybrid drive systems, computer network communication, and tire pressure monitoring systems. Organized around the eight ASE automobile test areas, Modern Automotive Technology is a valuable resource for students preparing for a career in automotive technology, as well as experienced technicians who are preparing for the ASE certification tests. The Instructor's Manual provides numerous instructional resources that support each chapter of the textbook including teaching strategies, test masters, answer keys, introductory activities, reproducible masters, and additional resources. All of the resources for teaching each chapter are conveniently grouped together."--From publisher description.
Modern Automotive Technology for Maintenance and Light Repair is an easy-to-understand, up-to-date textbook detailing the construction and operation of automobiles and light trucks. It has been designed to help prepare aspiring technicians for exciting and productive careers in automobile technology. It also provides the information needed to prepare for the ASE Maintenance and Light Repair certification test. No longer can the untrained person effectively service and repair modern vehicles. As technology has evolved, even the most basic automotive systems have become increasingly complex. Multiple on-board computers are now used to monitor and control the engine, transmission, suspension, brakes, emission controls, and other vital vehicle systems. As the demand has grown for technicians who can service and repair these increasingly sophisticated automotive systems, so has the need for a learning solution that prepares students for entry-level employment in this exciting field. Modern Automotive Technology for Maintenance and Light Repair will give you the tools needed to begin your career in the challenging and ever-changing world of automotive technology.
Offers students opportunities to strengthen their comprehension of key concepts and to develop their hands-on, practical shop experience. Each chapter includes Concept Activities and Job Sheets, many of which are directly correlated to specific NATEF tasks. Service manual report sheets, case studies, review questions are also included to offer a rounded approach to each lesson. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
Modern Automotive Technology MLR Shop Manual: Maintenance and Light Repair Job Sheets for Performance-Based Learning covers 100% of the tasks in the 2013 NATEF Maintenance and Light Repair Task List. It is designed specifically for use in MLR-accredited training programs, as well as in programs seeking MLR accreditation. This manual is divided into eight sections that correspond to the ASE certification areas and eight areas of the NATEF Task List. Each section of the manual is further divided into a number of jobs. Each job is a hands-on activity that covers one or more NATEF maintenance and light repair tasks. The eight sections of the manual and the jobs they contain are color coded to make it easy to locate specific content. Each job in this manual is designed to be accomplished in a single lab session. Check boxes are provided in the left-hand column of the jobs so the student can mark off tasks as they are performed. Three types of special notices appear throughout the jobs, bringing attention to special information or safety considerations for the task being performed.