2020-2021 Catalog 
    Jan 17, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog

AUT 124 - Auto/Diesel Manual Drive Trains

Description: Theory, diagnosis, and service of clutches, driveline, synchromesh transmissions, final drives and manual shift transmissions. Preparation for the ASE Certification Test on A3 Manual Drive Trains and T3 Truck Drive Trains.

Credits: 4
Lecture: 2
Lab: 4

Course Content:
  1. Safety
  2. Manual transmission theory
  3. Mechanical clutch
  4. RWD vehicle drive axle, shaft and differential assembly
  5. Transmission electrical controls
  6. Manual transmission inspections
  7. Differential axle inspections

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Identify shop environment and hazards. (1)
  2. Utilize material safety data sheets and chemicals in the shop environment. (1)
  3. Implement trouble-shooting processes including verifying customer concerns, preliminary inspection, and clutch systems performance tests. (2,3)
  4. Perform linkage adjustments and any needed or recommended preventative service on transmission systems/transaxle. (2,5)
  5. Remove, inspect and replace clutch system components or flywheel and torque converter components. (3)
  6. Inspect electrical switches and solenoids. (5)
  7. Perform recommended preventative service on driveline assembly. (4,6,7)
  8. Remove, inspect and replace system components within or on drive axles, shaft, and differential assembly. (4,6,7)