Oct 28, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Catalog

AO 230 - Automotive Coop 4


Credit Hours: 1

This co-op work experience will provide opportunities to apply the knowledge and practice the skills that were gained in AO210 and AO220 within a registered automotive repair facility.  Students will log their experiences and receive feedback from their mentors, managers, and instructor.

Course Outcomes
Upon successful completion the student will be able to: 

  • Perform manufacturer's diagnostic processes to properly diagnose performance concerns with the engine.
  • Remove and install transfer cases, differentials, and power transfer units, and manual transmissions.
  • Disassemble and reassemble transfer cases, differentials, and power transfer units, and manual transmissions.
  • Utilize digital multimeters and oscilloscopes to measure electrical circuits used to control powertrain components.
  • Determine whether an unwanted concern is related to an engine or drivetrain fault.
  • Monitor inputs to the engine control module using a scan tool and other diagnostic equipment.
  • Perform road tests to duplicate concerns with drivetrain vibrations and noises.
  • Perform software changes on engine control unit according to technical service bulletins, service actions and campaigns.
  • Document recommendations for repair and maintenance, estimates of repair, and records of completed repairs based upon manufacturer's repair/replacement cost analysis.


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