Power Transmission

Course Number: 
DSL 2040
Semester: 
Spring
Subject: 
Diesel (DSL)
Credits 
3.00

This course is intended to give students a thorough understanding of power transmission systems and to teach diagnostic and troubleshooting skills. Topics include an introduction to power transmissions; clutches and torque converters; manual transmissions; gear theory; planetary gear theory; hydraulic planetary controls and support systems; power-train management and electronically controlled transmissions; Allison Commercial Electronic Control (CEC) system; Eaton Autoshift transmission; drive shafts; final drives; and tracks.

3 hours of lecture, 3 hours of lab per week