Automotive Fuel and Emissions Control Systems
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|Format: ||Paperback, 480 pages, 4th Revised Edition|
|Other Information: ||Illustrated|
|Published In: ||United States, 01 January 2015|
With an emphasis on diagnosing and troubleshooting-and featuring numerous tech tips and diagnostic examples throughout-this comprehensive, full-color book covers all aspects of automotive fuel and emissions. Designed specifically to correlate with the NATEF program, and updated throughout to correlate to the latest NATEF and ASE tasks, Automotive Fuel and Emissions Control Systems, 4/e combines topics in engine performance (ASE A8 content area) with topics covered in the advanced engine performance (L1) ASE test content area. The result is cost-efficient, easy-to-learn-from resource for students and beginning technicians alike. This book is part of the Pearson Automotive Professional Technician Series, which features full-color, media-integrated solutions for today's students and instructors covering all eight areas of ASE certification, plus additional titles covering common courses. Peer reviewed for technical accuracy, the series and the books in it represent the future of automotive textbooks.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Service Information, Tools, and Safety 1 Chapter 2 Environmental and Hazardous Materials 35 Chapter 3 Gasoline Engine Operation and Specifications 46 Chapter 4 Diesel Engine Operation and Diagnosis 60 Chapter 5 Gasoline 81 Chapter 6 Alternative Fuels 95 Chapter 7 Diesel and Biodiesel Fuels 108 Chapter 8 Intake and Exhaust Systems 113 Chapter 9 Turbocharging and Supercharging 123 Chapter 10 Engine Condition Diagnosis 135 Chapter 11 On-Board Diagnosis 153 Chapter 12 CAN and Network Communications 162 Chapter 13 Temperature Sensors 179 Chapter 14 Throttle Position Sensors 190 Chapter 15 MAP/BARO Sensors 196 Chapter 16 MASS AIRFLOW Sensors 205 Chapter 17 Oxygen Sensors 212 Chapter 18 Wide-Band Oxygen Sensors 229 Chapter 19 Fuel Pumps, Lines, and Filters 238 Chapter 20 Fuel-Injection Components and Operation 256 Chapter 21 Gasoline Direct-Injection Systems 270 Chapter 22 Electronic Throttle Control System 277 Chapter 23 Fuel-Injection System Diagnosis and Service 286 Chapter 24 Vehicle Emission Standards and Testing 306 Chapter 25 Evaporative Emission Control Systems 317 Chapter 26 Exhaust Gas Recirculation Systems 327 Chapter 27 Positive Crankcase Ventilation and Secondary Air-Injection Systems 335 Chapter 28 Catalytic Converters 343 Chapter 29 Ignition System Operation and Diagnosis 354 Chapter 30 Scan tools and Engine Performance Diagnosis 378 Chapter 31 Hybrid Safety and Service Procedures 397 Chapter 32 Fuel Cells and Advanced Technologies 410 Appendix NATEF Task Correlation Chart 425 Glossary 428 Index 449
About the Author
Jim Halderman brings a world of experience, knowledge, and talent to his work. His automotive service experience includes working as a flat-rate technician, a business owner, and a professor of automotive technology at a leading U.S. community college for more than 20 years. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from Ohio Northern University and a Master's degree in Education from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Jim also holds a U.S. Patent for an electronic transmission control device. He is an ASE certified Master Automotive Technician and is also Advanced Engine Performance (L1) ASE certified. Jim is the author of many automotive textbooks, all published by Pearson Education. Jim has presented numerous technical seminars to national audiences, including the California Automotive Teachers (CAT) and the Illinois College Automotive Instructor Association (ICAIA). He is also a member and presenter at the North American Council of Automotive Teachers (NACAT). Jim was also named Regional Teacher of the Year by General Motors Corporation and outstanding alumni of Ohio Northern University.
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