DSL 137 - Basic Diesel Engine Systems

Course Description

Effective: 2014-08-01

Introduces the theory of operation, design, and components of a modern diesel engine. Provides instruction on modern fuel system components and operation. Presents the design and operation of air induction, lubrication, and cooling systems. Demonstrates basic engine diagnostics. Provides preparation for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) T2 Engines certification examination.
Credits - 5. Lecture - 4 hours. Laboratory - 2 hours. Total Contact - 6 hours per week.
5 credits

General Course Purpose

This course enables students to become familiar with modern diesel engines and fuel systems. Students will be able to perform basic engine diagnostics. This course will replace the existing diesel engine course (DSL 121) in the certificate programs and will become part of the upcoming AAS degree in diesel technology requested by the local diesel repair industry.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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