Suspension and Steering

Subject ID Classroom Hours Lab Hours Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours Credit Hours
HET
233
2
4
0
4
Prerequisite:

None

Corequisite:

None

This course introduces the theory and principles of medium and heavy duty steering and suspension systems. Topics include wheel and tire problems, frame members, fifth wheel, bearings, and coupling systems. Upon completion, students should be able to troubleshoot, adjust, and repair suspension and steering components on medium and heavy duty vehicles.