Automotive Electricity and Electronics by M. Jones & VanGelder – eBook


  • Authors: David M. Jones, Kirk VanGelder
  • File Size: 64 MB
  • Format: PDF
  • Length: 443 pages
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Publication Date: May 23, 2017
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1284101460
  • ISBN-13: 9781284101461


Suitable for students with no experience in electricity and electronics, this volume, Automotive Electricity and Electronics in PDF, in the CDX Master Automotive Technician Series introduces college students to the basic tools and skills they need to perform electrical diagnosis in the shop. Using a “strategy-based diagnostics” approach, this ebook helps students master technical trouble-shooting in order to properly resolve the customer concern on the 1st attempt.

• Outcome focused with clear objectives, assessments, and seamless coordination with task sheets

• Offers instructors an intuitive, methodical course structure and helpful support tools for a first-semester course in electronics and electricity

• Teaches foundational concepts necessary for electrical diagnosis and repair, at the appropriate level for students coming to the topic for the first time

• Progresses from basic electrical principals, simple circuitry, and electrical components to more complex concepts, such as starting, charging, and lighting

• Familiarizes students with industry-standard tools (particularly the multimeter), wiring repairs and diagrams, and diagnosing a circuit with service information

Automotive Electricity and Electronics makes the basics of automotive electrical accessible and engaging, setting electronic students up for success in advanced electrical courses and in the workplace.