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AUTO 32 AUTOMOTIVE FUNDAMENTALS 4.0
Theories and fundamentals of the automobileƆs major operating systems including: four-cycle internal combustion engine, ignition, fuel, transmission, driveline, chassis, suspension, brakes, heating and air conditioning. Techniques of measurement, terminology, tools and safety issues related to the automotive trade are discussed and practices. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
AUTO 50 AUTOMOTIVE ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS 3.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Eltn 130.
Theory, maintenance and operations of basic automotive electrical systems; circuits and lights, electronic devices, starting motors, charging systems, batteries and indicating devices. Preparation for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification program. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.
Transfer Credit: CSU
 
AUTO 151 AUTOMOTIVE ELECTRONICS 4.0
Prerequisite: Eltn 130.
Theory, operation, and maintenance of microprocessor-based automotive control systems. Electronic fuel injection ignition and carburetion systems. Body computer modules and on-board diagnostic systems. Sensors, instruments, voice-alert systems. Use of digital and analog test equipment and trouble-shooting procedures. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
AUTO 214A BASIC AREA CLEAN AIR CAR COURSE 3.0
Prerequisite: Auto 226 and 227.
Emphasizes basic theory, operation and testing of automotive emission controls, vehicle test procedures, On-board Diagnostics II (OBD-II) and the Bureau of Automotive Repair (BAR) laws, rules and regulations for the Smog Check II program. This course meets the minimum 68 hours training requirement for the State of California and is required by the State of California before applying for either a Basic (EB) or Advanced (EA) Smog Technician license. Total of 54 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
 
AUTO 214B ADVANCED CLEAN AIR CAR COURSE 1.0
Prerequisite: Auto 214A or unexpired (within two years of issue date) certification of Basic Clean Air Car Course.
Emphasis on Digital Storage Oscilloscope (DSO) operation, catalytic converter theory, operation, and testing, operation of the Acceleration Simulated Mode (ASM) dynamometer and BAR 97 test procedures, and five gas emission analysis. This course is required by the Bureau of Automotive Repair (BAR) before candidates can apply for an Advanced (EA) Smog Technician License. Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory.
 
AUTO 214C UPDATE TRAINING COURSE - SMOG CHECK PROGRAM 0.5
Prerequisite: Auto 214B or current unexpired State of California Smog Check Technician License.
Mandatory update training for currently licensed Smog Check technicians and is a prerequisite to renewing a Smog Check license. Covers current automotive diagnostic procedures, and Bureau of Automotive Repair (BAR) procedures that affect the inspection, diagnosis, and repair of vehicles subject to the Smog Check Inspection and Maintenance program. Mandatory for any smog check technician renewing their license, and for all initial applicants for a Smog Check Technician's license. Short term class. Total of 8 hours lecture and 12 hours laboratory.
 
AUTO 215 AUTOMOTIVE AIR CONDITIONING 4.0
Recommended Preparation: Auto 32, 50.
Air conditioning theory, methods of testing, diagnosing and servicing various types of automotive air conditioners. Introduction to new technologies in automotive air conditioning systems. Handling, recordkeeping, service (reclaiming and recycling) and storage of coolants and refrigerants. Preparation for the certification examination of automotive air conditioning technologies required by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD). Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
AUTO 220 ENGINE OPERATION AND TESTING 5.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Auto 32.
Technical lectures and hand on experience related to automobile engine theory of operation and methods of testing. Practice in disassembly measurement and reassembly of various four cycle engines. Testing of running engine assemblies required to evaluate internal operating conditions. Total of 72 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory.
 
AUTO 221 ENGINE MACHINING AND REBUILDING 6.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Auto 220.
Technical lectures and hands-on experience related to automobile engine machining and rebuilding. Practice in disassembly, cleaning, inspection, measurement, machining, reassembly and adjustment of automobile engines. Total of 54 hours lecture and 162 hours laboratory.
 
AUTO 222 MANUAL TRANSMISSION, TRANSAXLE AND DRIVETRAIN 5.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Auto 32.
Theory of operation and diagnosis of manual transmissions, transaxles, clutches, differentials, driveshafts, constant velocity joints and drive axles. Laboratory procedures includes removal, disassembly, inspection, rebuilding, installation and adjustment of manual transmissions and related assemblies. Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
 
AUTO 223 AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS AND TRANSAXLES 5.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Auto 32.
Theory of operation and diagnosis of automatic transmissions and transaxles available in automobiles and light trucks. Laboratory procedures include removal, disassembly, inspection, reassembly, installation and adjustments. Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
 
AUTO 224 AUTOMOTIVE BRAKE SYSTEMS 5.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Auto 32.
Automotive brakes systems, relining of brakes, hydraulic system repair and component diagnosis including antilock brake systems. Preparation for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification program. Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
 
AUTO 225 SUSPENSION AND STEERING 5.0
Prerequisite: Enrollment in or completion of Auto 32.
Automotive suspension and steering rebuilding, repairing and adjusting. Four wheel computerized alignment procedures including shock, strut and tire wear diagnosis Preparation for the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification program. Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
 
AUTO 226 ENGINE PERFORMANCE 5.0
Prerequisite: Auto 220.
Corequisite: Auto 227.
Theory and operation of basic fuel systems, including carburetors and mechanical fuel injection, ignition systems, including contact point and electronic distributors and basic emission systems. The laboratory practice presents proper diagnosis, service and maintenance utilizing primary engine diagnosis tools. Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.
 
AUTO 227 ADVANCED ENGINE PERFORMANCE 5.0
Corequisite: Auto 226.
Theory and operation of electronic engine controls and includes: electronic fuel injection, electronic ignitions, on-board diagnostics and current emission systems. Laboratory practice includes proper set up and use of digital storage oscilloscopes, scan tools, engine analyzer, four and five-gas emission analyzers, and dynamometer. Total of 54 hours lecture and 108 hours laboratory.