Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2018-2019

AUT-404 Automotive Suspension and Steering (4.00)

Introduces chassis fundamentals. Covers tire and wheel service, in addition to modern electronic steering and suspension systems. Focuses on front and rear suspension system principles, system components and steering geometry as they relate to alignment diagnosis. Students remove and replace steering and suspension components, and perform wheel alignment procedures. Reinforces theories in a practical hands-on application through lab activities. Credits: 4, Hours: (1/6/0/0), Prereq: AUT-104, AUT-505, MAT-715; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B