Manual Drivetrains and Axles, 9th edition

  • James D. Halderman

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Published by Pearson (July 7th 2023) - Copyright © 2024

ISBN-13: 9780137839933

Subject: Automotive Technology

Category: Manual Drive Trains

Table of contents

  1. Service Information, Tools, and Safety
  2. Environmental and Hazardous Materials
  3. Introduction To Drivetrains
  4. Clutch Parts and Operation
  5. Clutch Diagnosis and Service
  6. Manual Transmissions Parts and Operation
  7. Manual Transaxle Parts and Operation
  8. Manual Transmission/Transaxle Diagnosis and Service
  9. Drive Shafts and CV Joints
  10. Drive Axle Shaft and CV Joint Service
  11. Wheel Bearings and Service
  12. Drive Axles and Differentials
  13. Drive Axle and Differential Diagnosis and Service
  14. Drivetrain Electricity and Electronics
  15. Four-Wheel and All-Wheel Drive
  16. Four-Wheel Drive Diagnosis and Service
  17. Vibration and Noise Diagnosis and Correction


  1. Sample ASE-type Certification Test
  2. 2013 NATEF Correlation Chart


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