First in a three course series dealing with engine performance. Begins with
a review of basic engine mechanical systems and an introduction to vehicle emissions
and computer scanners, followed by a detailed study of current ignition systems.
Students will be required to complete associated tasks in the shop as specified
by NATEF (National Automotive Training Educational Foundation). Initial preparation
for ASE Engine Performance (A-8) Certification.
CSU- Transfers to the California State University system for at least elective credit.
Recommended Preparation: None
5 UNITS : 3 hours lecture, 6 hours laboratory