Description

Building upon the excellent first edition, ' Vehicle and Engine Technology, 2ed' covers all the technology requirements of motor vehicle engineering and has been rigorously updated to include additional material on subjects such as pollution control, automatic transmission, steering systems, braking systems and electrics. An ideal companion for anyone studying motor vehicle repair and servicine, 'Vehicle and Engine Technology, 2ed' provides the in-depth treatment required for technician-level students, but is presented in a way which will be accessible to craft students wanting more than the bare essentials of the subject matter. Several examples of each topic application are included, describing the variations encountered in practice, making the book a useful reference for students of motor vehicle engineering.

Readership

Students of C&G taking repair and servicing of road vehicles. BTEC motor vehicle engineering students. NVQ and GNVQ students of motor vehicle engineering.

Table of Contents

Engine * Fuel Systems * Supercharging * Pollution Control * Cooling Systems * Gearbox * Automatic transmission * Universal joints * Final drives * Steering systems * Suspension * Brakes * Electrics.

Details

No. of pages:
800
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1998
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
Print ISBN:
9780340691861

About the author

Heinz Heisler

Affiliations and Expertise

Principal Lecturer, School of Transport Studies, Willesden College of Technology, London, UK

Reviews

Highly recommended.,CHOISE, Journal of SAE International, The coverage of each topic is very comprehensive.,Motor Vehicle Teacher,