This course is a comprehensive study of the theory, construction, design, and repair of the internal combustion engine. Topics include engine classification; power and torque development; engine power-efficiency tests; engine performance parameters; and mechanical design and failure analysis. The lab reinforces the lecture by providing engine performance diagnostic procedures, mechanical repair, and overhaul procedures. System problem diagnosis and component failure analysis are continually stressed.
3 hours of lecture, 3 hours of lab per week
[Course fee: $125]