Master Course Outline
JD 235
John Deere Hydraulics II


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 70

Lecture Hours:30    Lab Hours:40


Description
Explores principles, function, and application of electric over hydraulic circuits as found on tractors and combines. Construction, fluid flow, electrical flow, and testing of systems are explained, demonstrated, and practiced. Student must score a minimum of 80% on the Hydraulics Methods and Techniques assessment to be eligible for graduation from the JD Tech program.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Diagnose and repair various hydraulic systems utilizing test equipment to measure for performance.
  • Evaluate performance to determine need for calibration of various systems.
  • Utilize fault codes in diagnosing hydraulic systems.
  • Calculate hydraulic pressure and flow using Pascal's Law.
  • Apply the theory of operations on all hydraulic systems in John Deere equipment.
  • Diagnose hydraulics systems with the aid of I.S.O. hydraulic symbols and locate the components on equipment.
  • Communicate the complaint, the cause, and the action taken to correct the problem.
  • Use software applications and technical equipment appropriate for task.
  • Exhibit professionalism as listed in "Guidelines to Success" policies.

  • Course Topics
  • Safety
  • Systems review
  • Troubleshooting

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    JD 235
    Summer 2013
    1381
    Cullen Coulston
    JD 235
    Spring 2012
    1375
    Cullen Coulston
    JD 235
    Spring 2010
    1381
    Don Cort
    JD 235
    Spring 2006
    1381
    Del Wilde
    JD 235
    Summer 2005
    1381
    Del Wilde


    Two Year Projected Schedule

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