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TST 158
Power Trains


Credits: 1- 10
Clock Hours per Quarter: 150

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:50    Lab Hours:100


Description
A comprehensive study of power train fundamentals, component repair, and diagnostics including hydrostatic transmissions used in outdoor power from lawn and garden to compact utility equipment necessary for EETC Technician Certification.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Explain power train fundamentals and principles.
  • Apply knowledge of the types, function, components, and service requirements of power trains to repairs.
  • Diagnose, repair, and re-assemble various power train components, such as transmissions, differentials, and drive axles, identifying and analyzing damage to internal parts.
  • Interpret abrasive damage to diagnose power train components.
  • Diagnose and service various brake systems.
  • Explain the proper use and operation of PTOs.
  • Diagnose and service various belt and chain drives.
  • Use power train test equipment properly and safely.
  • Construct coherent, organized written and spoken expression to explain cause of failure, alternatives, and methods of prevention to customers.

  • Course Topics
  • Principles of power trains
  • Clutch types and maintenance
  • Manual transmission repair
  • Hydrostatic transmission
  • Differentials adjustment and repair
  • PTO drive system
  • Brakes

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