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AST 1803 - Engine Performance Fundamentals

3 Credits
This course will cover the basics operations and theory of the internal combustion engine, fuel systems, and ignition systems. There will be an introduction to the computer sensors, actuators, and on-board diagnostics. 

Prerequisite: AST 1213 Basic Electrical  , AST 1223 Automotive Maintenance  or Instructor Approval

Course Level Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

1. Identify engine performance system components and operation (PLO 1,2,3)
2. Select proper engine performance procedures and techniques (PLO 1,2,3,5,6)
3. Diagnosis engine performance problems and related concerns (PLO 1,2,3,5)
4. Choose relative service Information (PLO 1,2,3,6)
5. Provide appropriate and ethical customer service techniques (PLO 4,5,6)

Latest Update Effective: Spring 2020

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