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Active as of Fall Semester 2018

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
A4 Steering & Suspension

2. Course Prefix & Number:
AUTM 1104

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 4

Lecture Hours: 1

Lab Hours: 6

4. Course Description:

This course teaches suspension systems using leaf springs, coil springs, MacPherson struts, torsion bars and wheel balance. It also covers the principles of operation, disassembly, checks and adjustments of power and manual steering gears, and manual and power rack and pinion systems. Also teaches the procedures required for checking and adjusting wheel alignment. This course provides a minimum of 100 clock hours of the 95 required NATEF clock hours.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): No placement tests required Score:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

AUTM 1104 - A4 Steering & Suspension

All Course(s) from the following...
Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
AUTM 1106A6 Electrical/Electronic Systems Icr.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

AUTM 1104 - A4 Steering & Suspension

There are no corequisites for this course.