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JD 110
John Deere Theory of Engine Operations


Credits: 3
Clock Hours per Quarter: 40

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:20    Lab Hours:20


Description
Provides basic physical principles, operation, and construction of two- and four-stroke cycle engines. Topics include ignition timing of four-stroke cycle engines, basic diagnostic engine test procedures, and types of internal combustion engine cooling systems. Student may not earn credits for both JD 110 and JDAS 110.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Explain the theory of operation of John Deere engines.
  • Service air intake, exhaust, and cooling systems.
  • Perform basic engine diagnostic procedure and tune up.
  • Disassemble and reassemble an engine using recommended procedures.
  • Describe the theory of operation of an internal combustion engine.
  • Utilize a dynamometer to measure engine performance and diagnostic testing procedures.
  • Describe the theory of operation of various types of fuel systems.
  • Perform diagnostic and repair procedures on various fuel systems.
  • Knowledge of the legal limitations with respect to repairing fuel systems.

  • Course Topics
  • Engine Principles
  • Engine Systems
  • Engine Components
  • Engine Component Repair
  • Safety

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    JD 110
    Fall 2012
    1344
    Les Echtenkamp
    JD 110
    Winter 2012
    1344
    Les Echtenkamp / Cullen Coulston
    JD 110
    Fall 2010
    1344
    Les Echtenkamp / Don Cort
    JD 110
    Winter 2010
    1344
    Les Echtenkamp
    JD 110
    Fall 2008
    1344
    Les Echtenkamp


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     

    *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.