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AU 161 - Lab for Automotive Electrical

Credit Hours: 2

A practical application of the diagnosis and repair of the electrical system found in the modern-day automobile. Tasks include the use of diagnostic meters and other equipment to repair problems in the electrical system.

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

  • demonstrate proper use of diagnostic meters;
  • diagnose and repair automotive electrical systems;
  • evaluate automotive batteries, starting and charging systems;
  • demonstrate proper battery service procedures;
  • crimp, solder and heat shrink wiring and connectors;
  • read and understand wiring diagrams;
  • demonstrate a proven diagnostic procedure; and
  • utilize shop references to identify circuits and their operation.

Concurrent Registration: AU 160
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