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AMM 225
Manual Drive Train and Axles


Credits: 1- 8
Clock Hours per Quarter: 130

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:30    Lab Hours:100


Description
Introduction to manual transmission, transaxles, clutches, differentials and transfer cases. Students will learn theory, diagnosis and repair of manual drivetrain components used on today's vehicles. Students will learn to diagnose and repair clutches, differentials, transfer cases and drive axles. This course is structured to provide competency-based application of NATEF automotive repair tasks in a working shop environment and will provide students with the background and knowledge to take the ASE certification examinations. Co-requisite: AMM 224.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Diagnose general drive trains
  • Diagnose and repair clutches
  • Diagnose and repair transmission/transaxles
  • Diagnose and repair drive shaft and half shaft, universal and constant-velocity (CV) joints
  • Diagnose and repair drive train axles
  • Diagnose and repair four-wheel drive and all-wheel drive components

  • Course Topics
  • General transmission and transaxle theory
  • Transmission and transaxle
  • Safety in the shop
  • Transmission maintenance and adjustment
  • In-vehicle transmission and transaxle repair
  • Off-vehicle transmission and transaxle repair
  • Clutches
  • Drive Axles
  • Transfer cases
  • Differentials
  • Specialized tools and equipment

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    AMM 225
    Fall 2013
    0267
    James Haun
    AMM 225
    Winter 2012
    0262
    James Haun
    AMM 225
    Fall 2011
    0267
    James Haun
    AMM 225
    Spring 2010
    0262
    James Haun
    AMM 225
    Winter 2010
    0262
    James Haun


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
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    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.