Automotive Electrical Maintenance


  • Stewart Robertson, East Surrey College, Redhill, Surrey

This book describes how to carry out safely a range of basic servicing checks and replacements, such as they will be asked routinely to carry out in a general motor workshop. It assumes no scientific or mathematical background and includes numerous practical assignments to help develop understanding and questions to test comprehension.
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Basic motor vehicle craft studies trainees in college or workplace, (at present this is mostly CGLI 383 parts 1 and 2; it will correspond very closely to NVQ levels 1 and 2). Motor vehicle maintenance evening classes.


Book information

  • Published: June 1994
  • ISBN: 978-0-340-59605-0

Table of Contents

Preface * Glossary * Electricity * Components, wires and codes * Predicting circuit behaviour * Batteries * Electromagnetic devices * The heating effect of current * Semiconductor devices * Electrical and electronic systems * Appendix * Index.