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Spring 2022
Feb 25,2024
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DS 158 - Heavy Equipment Chassis and Power Trains
This course covers technical information and shop projects necessary for the practical application and understanding of theories and principles used in the operation, diagnosing, testing, failure analysis and repair of heavy equipment chassis and power trains. This includes the following; safety; technical information and shop projects to apply and understand theories, principles and applications; frames; suspensions; conventional steering systems; track-type undercarriages; final drives; steering mechanisms; clutches; standard transmission; on and off highway automatic transmissions; fluid couplings and torque convertors; drive lines; front and rear drive carrier units; heavy duty tires, wheels, rims, wheel hubs, dead and live axles as used in on and off highway heavy duty trucks and equipment.
1.000 TO 12.000 Credit hours
20.000 TO 288.000 Other hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Credit
Schedule Types: Lec/Lab

Business,Technology and Trades Division
Advanced Technology Department

Course Attributes:
Tuition, Career and Technical Education

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
May not be enrolled in one of the following Colleges:     
      College Now
Must be enrolled in one of the following Majors:     
      Diesel Technology


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