ISBN-10:
0827372213
ISBN-13:
9780827372214
Pub. Date:
10/20/2000
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Today's Technician: Medium/Heavy Duty Truck Diesel Engines CM & SM / Edition 1

Today's Technician: Medium/Heavy Duty Truck Diesel Engines CM & SM / Edition 1

by Sean Bennett, John Kershaw, Kershaw

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Overview

Now, technicians and fleet managers can brush up their engine skills with the most comprehensive, up-to-date books on medium/heavy duty diesel engines. This two-book set highlights the latest technologies as it systematically explains diagnosis, service, and repair. Photo sequences present each step of diagnostic and repair procedures, and tool lists inform users what they need for the job—before they start it. With all this—plus definitions of the latest terms, inside service tips, and ASE task tables—these books belong in every technician's work area!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780827372214
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 10/20/2000
Series: Automotive Technology Series
Edition description: SPIRAL
Pages: 496
Product dimensions: 9.20(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

Sean Bennett is a former program coordinator for the Truck and Diesel Department at Centennial College, as well as a former corporate trainer for Mack Trucks. During a 20-year tenure at the college he authored new curricula, helped overhaul existing course offerings, and chaired a wide range of curriculum development committees for the Province of Ontario. Mr. Bennett has written more than 30 books dealing with diesel, truck, heavy equipment, and automotive technology and currently devotes his career to technical writing and speaking engagements. He is an active member of the American Trucking Association's Technology and Maintenance Council, the Association of Diesel Specialists, the Society of Automotive Engineers, and the North American Council of Automotive Teachers. He is widely regarded as the foremost author in commercial vehicle technology.


Dr. John Kershaw is the president of Criterion Technical Education Consultants, Inc., that develops computer and paper based curricula. For the past 23 years, Dr. Kershaw was a GM Training Manager and the Curriculum Architect for the Automotive Youth Educational Systems (AYES). He was formerly the senior program developer for diesel engine training at General Motors and a former Truck and Coach instructor. He is an ASE certified Master Automotive Technician, Master Truck Technician, and Automotive Advanced Engine Performance (L1), a Member of Who's Who of Business Leaders, Member of Who's Who In American Universities. He is a certified Master Trainer on Stanadyne DS Electronic Fuel Injection Pump and certification by the Association of Diesel Specialists (ADS) in Distributor-type fuel systems. Dr. Kershaw holds a doctorate in education, an MBA, MS & BS, in Mechanical Engineering, and BS in Technical Education.

Table of Contents

CLASSROOM MANUAL:Safety Practices. Principles of Operation. Cylinder Block Assembly. Cylinder Head and Valve Train. Lubrication System. Cooling System. Air Induction/Exhaust Systems and Engine Brakes. Diesel Fuel, Fuel Sub-Systems, and Injector Nozzles. Mechanically Managed Diesel Fuel Systems. Electronically Managed Pump/Line/Nozzle (PLN) Systems. Electronic Unit Injector (EUI) and Common Rail Diesel Fuel Systems. Diagnostic Strategy. Glossary. Index. SHOP MANUAL: Safety Practices. Hand and Shop Tools, Precision Tools, and Units of Measurement. Cylinder Block Assembly. Cylinder Head and Valve Train. Lubrication System. Cooling System. Air Induction/Exhaust Systems and Engine Brakes. Diesel Fuel/Fuel Sub-Systems, and Injector Nozzles. Mechanically Managed Diesel Fuel Systems. Electronically Managed Pump/Line/Nozzle (PLN) Systems. Electronic Unit Injector (EUI) and Common Rail Diesel Fuel Systems. Diagnostic Strategy. Appendix A: ASE Practice Examination. Appendix B: Metric Conversions. Appendix C: Tool Equipment List. Glossary. Index..

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