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JD 130
John Deere Engine Repair


Credits: 6
Clock Hours per Quarter: 90

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:30    Lab Hours:60


Description
Basic theory, construction, and operation of gas and diesel engines are analyzed. Topics include disassembly, inspection, measurement, reassembly, and adjustments to John Deere diesel and gas engine components.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Rebuild John Deere gas and diesel engines.
  • Test for proper operation.
  • Dynamometer test for horsepower and engine operation.
  • Knowledge of crankcase lubricants, lubrication systems, and air filtration systems.
  • 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
  • Pre-Disassembly
  • Enginer Removal
  • Engine Disassembly, inspection and cleaning
  • Cylinder Reconditioning
  • Piston Rings
  • Pistons
  • Rods, Bearings, and oil pumps
  • Crankshaft
  • Engine assembly
  • Engine Installation
  • Engine Break-in Procedures
  • Safety

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    JD 130
    Fall 2012
    1345
    Les Echtenkamp
    JD 130
    Winter 2012
    1345
    Les Echtenkamp / Cullen Coulston
    JD 130
    Fall 2010
    1345
    Les Echtenkamp / Don Cort
    JD 130
    Fall 2008
    1345
    Les Echtenkamp
    JD 130
    Fall 2006
    0644
    Del Wilde


    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.