Accurate on all aspects of engine repair, this book maintains a balance between theory and actual on-the-job problems, and presents specification charts. The causes of failed and worn parts are recorded here in order to show where and what to look for in the engine. Photos help to take the place of years of practical experience. KEY TOPICS: Up-to-date chapter material includes modern engine designs, safety regulations, newer materials, and new equipment and tools. MARKET: Arranged systematically and designed for use in training engine rebuilding/repair mechanics and engine rebuilding machinists.
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Here is a new edition of the classic in the field of automotive engine repair, diagnosis, machining, and rebuilding. Automative Engine Rebuilding, Second Edition, has been updated to include the latest technologies and applications. Intended for technicians and machinists, it blends principles and step-by-step rebuilding procedures. The concepts are supported by specification charts, photo sequences, and numerous drawings.Some of the key features include:
James G. Hughes has worked as an automotive machinist and has rebuilt and repaired a wide variety of domestic and import engines during the past forty years. He was an automotive training instructor at Rio Hondo College in Whittier, California, for thirty-two years, and served as the national service training instructor for Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. Mr. Hughes is certified as a Master Automobile Technician and as a Master Engine Machinist, and is a member of the Society of Automotive Engineers and the Automobile Engine Rebuilders Association. He is the author of a popular study guide that helps individuals prepare for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification examinations.
Mr. Hughes has authored magazine articles and numerous training manuals for working technicians. He has also conducted numerous automotive training seminars for technicians, private agencies, and automotive instructors throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Some of his many awards have included "Outstanding Community College Instructor of the Year," "Outstanding Ed-Net Alternative Fuels Instructor," and, from the Chilton Book Company, "The Man With the Wrench Award."
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Book Description Prentice Hall, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110133683745
Book Description Prentice Hall, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0133683745