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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.
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of how power trains function, different types, their components, and service requirements.
  • Disassemble and repair power train components, such as transmissions, differentials, and drive axels, identifying and analyzing damage to internal parts.
  • Recognize and accurately identify the effects of abrasive damage and other failures that lead to component failures.
  • Diagnose, service and maintenance of different brake systems.
  • Explain the proper use and operation of PTO's.
  • Demonstrate proper service and maintenance of belt and chain drives.
  • Demonstrate safe and proper use of test equipment.
  • Explain to customer cause of failure, alternatives, and ways to prevent this type of damage from taking place again.

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

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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.