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Brake Systems

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
AUT 151 2 3 0 3
Prerequisite

None

Corequisite

AUT 151A

Description

This course covers principles of operation and types, diagnosis, service, and repair of brake systems. Topics include drum and disc brakes involving hydraulic, vacuum boost, hydra-boost, electrically powered boost, and anti-lock and parking brake systems. Upon completion, students should be able to diagnose, service, and repair various automotive braking systems.

Credit by examination is not available for this course because of the nature of the course and in some cases safety requirements in the use of equipment. Any exceptions must be with the approval of the department chairperson.

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