Oct 18, 2018  
Spring 2018 Catalog 
    
Spring 2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AU 122 - Ford ASSET Automatic Transmissions and Transaxles


Credit Hours: 2

Theoretical and practical aspects of preventive maintenance, troubleshooting, overhaul and repair of Ford automatic transmissions and transaxles are covered.

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

  • identify transmission/transaxle applications and types through the service manual (paper/online) and codes. Competency will be based on test(s) with a grade of at least 65%;
  • describe proper procedures and reasoning behind proper transmission/transaxle cooler flushing as it applies to Ford Motor Company vehicles. Competency will be based on test(s) with a grade of at least 65%;
  • interpret hydraulic pressure test results as used with the repair of Ford Motor Company automobiles and light trucks. Competency will be based on test(s) with a grade of at least 65%;
  • interpret hydraulic flow charts as they apply to Ford vehicles. Competency will be based on a test(s) with a grade of at least 65%;
  • differentiate between hydraulic, mechanical and electrical malfunctions related to the automatic transmission and/or transaxle;
  • identify special tools, dial indicators, micrometers and feeler gauges to evaluate and overhaul automatic transmissions/transaxles. Competency will be based on both classroom and lab activities and a test(s); and
  • identify internal and external adjustments as applicable to Ford/LM automatic transmissions/transaxles. Competency will be based on classroom and lab activities.


Concurrent Registration: AU 123
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