MRT 159 - Large Outboard Engine Service at Tidewater Community College

Course Description

Effective: 2018-01-01

Focuses on the construction, theory of operation, maintenance and repair of larger outboard motors. Includes conventional D.C. battery charging systems and alternator theory, operation and maintenance, conventional and capacitive discharge ignition system, hydraulic system, modern diagnostic and test procedures, trouble shooting and repair followed by actual test tank operation.
Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 6 hours. Total 8 hours per week.
4 credits

General Course Purpose

Required course for Career Studies Certificate in Marine Gasoline Engine Technology Elective course for Associate of Applied Science in Diesel Technology

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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