Aug 19, 2018  
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Spring 2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AU 113 - Ford ASSET Automotive Engines Lab


Credit Hours: 2

A study of the automotive engine. Topics include theoretical operation, construction, practical repair and troubleshooting of the four-, six-, eight- and ten-cylinder internal combustion engine.

Course Outcomes
Upon completion of the course the student will be able to:

  • completely disassemble, inspect, measure, machine or replace all the internal components of an internal combustion engine. Testing prior to overhaul will include but not be limited to oil pressure, compression, and cylinder leak down. Competency will be based on work effort in the lab and a practical test with a score of at least 65%;
  • properly use all measuring devices as they apply to internal combustion engines. Competency will be based on work effort in the lab and a practical test with a score of at least 65%;
  • properly clean all components of an internal combustion engine and inspect for cracks or fatigue. Competency will be based on work effort in the lab and a practical test with a score of at least 65%; and
  • apply the six-step diagnostic procedure to diagnose and repair problems in an internal combustion engine. Competency will be based on activities in the lab.


Concurrent Registration: AU 112
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