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Fundamentals of Automotive Technology ONLINE, 2nd Edition, eBook

Author(s): Kirk VanGelder
CDX Automotive
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  • ISBN-13: 9781284171488
  • Open Page Ebook - Op2    1866 pages      © 2018
    Access Code Subscription Length: 365 Days
Price: $114.95 US List
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Automotive technicians must learn how to safely and effectively maintain, diagnose, and repair every system on the automobile. Fundamentals of Automotive TechnologySecond Edition, now in eBook format, provides students with the critical knowledge and essential skills to master these tasks successfully.

With a focus on clarity and accuracy, the Second Edition offers students and instructors a single source of unparalleled coverage for every task from MLR through MAST. Fully updated and reorganized, the revised format enhances student comprehension and encourages critical thinking.

New to the Second Edition

  • Introduces “strategy-based diagnostics,” a method used to solve technical problems correctly on the first attempt
  • Additional technical content throughout, and twice as many end-of-chapter questions
  • Full of real world experience with practical instruction that ties the classroom to the shop
  • Streamlined and reorganized content, with 67 chapters that make it easier for students to understand and master the material
  • Improved layout now aligns better to common teaching flows
  • Outcome focused with clear objectives, assessments, and coordination with task sheets
  • Large addition of new and updated pictures and illustrations

Kirk VanGelder

Kirk T. VanGelder is a Certified Automotive Technology Instructor at Cascadia Technical Academy, in Vancouver, Washington. With over 30 years of teaching experience at the high school and college level, Kirk encourages students to think critically, learn how to ask questions of themselves, and then search out the answers. In addition to Fundamentals of Automotive Technology: Principles and Practice, he is the author of Fundamentals of Maintenance and Light Repair. He is passionate about helping students understand the science behind automotive technology so that they can continuously embrace emerging systems and technologies in the quickly changing automotive industry.

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CDX Automotive

CDX Automotive, a division of Jones & Bartlett Learning, is a leading provider of online curriculum, assessment and reporting for automotive, truck, and bus technician training. Each media-rich program is developed utilizing the successful Know-See-Do-Prove instructional model, proven to enhance instructional effectiveness, student engagement, and learning outcomes. CDX Automotive offers a robust array of easy-to-use learning performance management tools that help schools manage and report student performance data to meet national certification and e-learning requirements.

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