AUT 155 - Basic Automotive Engine Performance Diagnostics

Course Description

Effective: 2015-01-01

Introduces basic engine performance concepts, including theory and practical application. Covers vehicle communications, scan-tool diagnostics, basic engine mechanical tests, and diagnosing and repairing vehicle drivability issues. Provides preparation for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) A8 Engine Performance Certification examination.
Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 6 hours. Total 8 hours per week.
5 credits

General Course Purpose

The purpose of this course is to introduce basic engine performance concepts, including theory and practical application. Vehicle communications, scan-tool diagnostics, basic engine mechanical tests, and diagnosing and repairing vehicle drivability issues are covered. The course is designed to prepare students for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) A8 Engine Performance Certification examination.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

AUT 149

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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