Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description


ATE-103 - Automotive Systems/Minor Service (3 credits)
Prerequisite(s): None
This course introduces the student to shop operations that would be performed by an entry level technician. This includes an introduction to shop safety, the use of basic shop equipment, hand tools and service information for factory- recommended repair procedures. The student will learn the use of measuring equipment including micrometers, calipers and dial indicators. The course includes service procedures for lubrication, routine maintenance, basic repairs, tire repair and new car pre-delivery inspection. Certain course sections will be manufacturer specific.


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