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Master Course Outline
Brakes

Course Number: AMM 245
Credits: 13
Hours per Quarter: 210

Lecture Hours:50    Lab Hours:160


Description
Training in theory, diagnosis and repair of automotive brake systems.   Students will study disc, drum and anti-lock brake systems. 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-requisites: AMM 145 and 149.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes
A. Know the meaning and the use of specific industry terminology.
B. Use shop equipment safely and properly.
C. Identify gear types and uses.
D. Know gear ratio, reduction and overdrive, and calculate gear ratio and speed.
E. Identify torque and speed relationships.
F. Identify types of planetary gear sets and their different parts.
G. Know hydraulic fundamentals.
H. Diagnose and repair automatic transmission shift problems.
I. Demonstrate ability to remove, overhaul, and replace an automatic transmission or transaxle.
J. Perform manual transmission repair and clutch replacement.
K. Perform differential drivability problem diagnosis and repair.


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
AMM 245
Fall 2014
0254
James Haun
AMM 245
Fall 2013
9822
J Hardman
AMM 245
Fall 2013
0254
James Haun
AMM 245
Summer 2013
9822
J Hardman
AMM 245
Fall 2012
9822
J Hardman
AMM 245
Fall 2012
0254
James Haun
AMM 245
Summer 2012
9822
J Hardman
AMM 245
Fall 2011
0254
James Haun
AMM 245
Spring 2011
0265
James Haun
AMM 245
Winter 2011
9822
justin taylor
AMM 245
Fall 2010
0254
James Haun
AMM 245
Spring 2010
0265
James Haun
AMM 245
Winter 2010
9842
justin taylor
AMM 245
Spring 2009
0265
James Haun
AMM 245
Winter 2009
9842
justin taylor
AMM 245
Fall 2008
0265
James Haun
AMM 245
Winter 2008
0206
James Haun
AMM 245
Winter 2008
0206
Michael Adams
AMM 245
Winter 2007
0206
James Haun
AMM 245
Fall 2006
0206
James Haun
AMM 245
Winter 2006
0206
James Haun
AMM 245
Fall 2005
0206
James Haun
AMM 245
Spring 2005
0206
James Haun
AMM 245
Winter 2005
0206
James Haun
AMM 245
Spring 2004
0206
James Haun
AMM 245
Winter 2004
0206
Jim Haun/Clark Hansen

AMM 245
Winter 2003
0206
Jim Haun/Clark Hansen

AMM 245
Winter 2002
0206
Jim Haun/Clark Hansen

AMM 245
Winter 2001
0206
Jim Haun/Clark Hansen



Two Year Projected Schedule

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

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)