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AUX8016

Course
AUX8016
Course Title
Auto Empowerment

Description

This class empowers the student to understand basic car maintenance issues and will also help the student to communicate with service advisor and/or technicians.

Objectives

Understanding your cars owner's manual and knows when service is needed.

Content

  1. Understanding your Owner's Manual
    • Warning light indicators
    • specifications
    • Maintenance intervals
  2. Under the hood tour
    • Air filter
    • Drive belts
    • Hoses
    • Major component identification
  3. Checking the fluids
    • Oil
    • Coolant
    • Transmission
    • Power steering
    • Brake
  4. Tires
    • Size and speed rating
    • Checking the pressure
    • Tire balance and rotation
  5. Brakes
    • Overview
  6. Spare tire
    • Location
    • Jack & tools
    • Changing the tire
  7. Battery
    • Jump starting
  8. Maintenance
    • Oil changing
    • Coolant drain & fill
    • Changing air filters

Prerequisites

None

Method of Instruction

Hands-on

Evaluation

Classroom/Lab participation