Automotive Engine Performance

Automotive Engine Performance, 5th edition

  • James D. Halderman

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Overview

Written by a service technician and automotive instructor, Automotive Engine Performance covers fundamental and advanced engine performance topics plus the practical skills to succeed in the industry. It is fully updated, with helpful tips and color step-by-step visuals for concepts and procedures.

Published by Pearson (July 23rd 2021) - Copyright © 2017

ISBN-13: 9780137407712

Subject: Automotive Technology

Category: Automotive Systems

Table of contents

1. Service Information, Tools and Safety
2. Environmental and Hazardous Materials
3. Gasoline Engine Operation, Parts, and Specifications
4. Diesel Engine Operation and Diagnosis
5. Gasoline
6. Alternative Fuels
7. Diesel and Biodiesel Fuels
8. Cooling System Operation and Diagnosis
9. Lubrication System Operation and Diagnosis
10. Intake and Exhaust Systems
11. Variable Valve Timing Systems
12. Turbocharging and Supercharging
13. Engine Condition Diagnosis
14. In-Vehicle Engine Service
15. Advanced Starting and Charging Systems Diagnosis
16. Ignition System Components and Operation
17. Ignition System Diagnosis and Service
18. Computer and Network Fundamentals
19. Onboard Diagnosis
20. Temperature Sensors
21. Throttle Position (TP) Sensors
22. MAP/BARO Sensors
23. Mass Air Flow Sensors
24. Oxygen Sensors
25. Wide-Band Oxygen Sensors
26. Fuel Pumps, Lines, and Filters
27. Fuel-Injection Components and Operation
28. Gasoline Direct-Injection Systems
29. Electronic Throttle Control System
30. Fuel-Injection System Diagnosis and Service
31. Vehicle Emission Standards and Testing
32. Emission Control Devices Operation and Diagnosis
33. Scan Tools and Engine Performance Diagnosis

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