More Details about Automotive Technology: Engine Repair

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Author(s)Dorries Elisabeth H
PublisherCengage Learning
Publish YearJanuary 2010


This complete and concise guide takes a realistic look at the services typically performed in today's modern automotive shop, detailing everything you need to know to repair automotive engines. Current and relevant practices are fully covered, and each engine repair topic is broken down by theory and operation, followed by diagnosis and applicable service and repair procedures. Interesting facts, engaging artwork, and friendly language all welcome readers into the material. Issues of health and safety, as well as soft skills such as communication and professionalism, are stressed throughout. About the Author Elisabeth H. Dorries is a Professor of Automotive Technology at Vermont Technical College. She is an ASE Certified Master Automotive Technician, Master Truck Technician, Master Machinist, Advanced Engine Performance - L1, Advanced Truck Engine Performance - L2, and Alternative Fuels Specialist. Elisabeth Dorries is also a member of SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers), STS (Service Technicians Society) and NACAT (North American Council of Automotive Teachers).