Master Course Outline
JD 105
John Deere Hydraulics


Credits: 8
Clock Hours per Quarter: 110

Lecture Hours:50    Lab Hours:60


Description
The principles and application of fluid flow and hydraulic components are discussed. Testing and repair of low- pressure and high-pressure systems and control circuits are explained, demonstrated, and practiced. Offered to second year John Deere students only. Formerly JD 205.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Define the theory of operation of each hydraulic system used on John Deere equipment.
  • Diagnose hydraulic system problems.
  • Troubleshoot and repair various hydraulic components by using a technical manual.
  • Measure performance in a hydraulic system using a flow meter and test gauges.
  • Interpret the symbols on an I.S.O. hydraulic diagram and locate the components on equipment.
  • Disassemble and repair a hydraulic component following tech manual instructions and specifications.
  • Communicate the complaint, the cause, and the action taken to correct the problem.
  • Use software applications and technical equipment appropriate to the task.
  • Exhibit professionalism as listed in "Guideline to Success" policies.

  • Course Topics
  • Safety
  • Fundamentals of basic hydraulic systems
  • Open center systems
  • Pressure/flow compensated systems
  • Maintenance procedures

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    JD 105
    Winter 2014
    1348
    Cullen Coulston


    Two Year Projected Schedule

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

    *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.