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AUTO 929 Modern Engine Design, Troubleshooting and Repair (Apprenticeship)

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Course Description

The study of internal combustion engine and 21st century engine designs. Troubleshooting, precision measurement and repair of blocks, pistons, cranks, cylinder heads, valves and valve train systems. This course is for union technicians participating in an apprenticeship. This course requires the student to be able to use hand tools that require a twisting motion, lifting objects that weigh a minimum of 35 pounds, and vision capabilities to read mechanical precision measurement tools (similar to reading 8 or 9 pt font from 6-12 inches away).

Units: 4.5
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 56-63
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 112-126
Prerequisites: This course is specific for indentured apprentices who are members of the Local Machinist Union.
Corequisites: None
Transfer Credit: CSU