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AUT 1108 Automotive Engine Systems

Engine operation, nomenclature, measurements and tolerances, including service and overhaul procedures. Cooling, lubrication and valve train systems are discussed. Basic engine machining practices are covered. Basic hand tools are required for the course.

Prerequisites: NONE

Course Outcomes
  • Determine mechanical engine problems utilizing manufacturer service information.
  • Describe the theory of operation of a four cycle engine.
  • Disassemble the engine block and measure the pertinent assemblies using precision measuring instruments.
Credit Hours: 4
  • Classroom: 2.4 hours
  • Lab: 4.8 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Automotive Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No
Available Sections
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 20, Rm 241
Faculty: McGuigan
Term: Spring 2022
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Course meets in person on scheduled day(s) and time(s).
Restrictions: Department Chair Permission Rqrd
Note: A TermHonda PACT
Course Fee: $25.00
Open Seats: 9
Meets: MTW from 8:00AM to 11:50AM
Section: A14
Open Seats: 9
Meets: MTW from
8:00AM to 11:50AM
Section: A14
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Bldg 20, Rm 241
Faculty: Ovenshire
Term: Spring 2022
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term - meets once or a few times only. Course meets in person on scheduled day(s) and time(s).
Note: B Term
Course Fee: $25.00
Open Seats: 9
Meets: MWF from 1:00PM to 4:50PM
Section: B20
Open Seats: 9
Meets: MWF from
1:00PM to 4:50PM
Section: B20