Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2017-2018

AUT-505 Automotive Brake Systems (5.00)

Introduces automotive brake hydraulic system fundamentals. Covers brake system operation, servicing and diagnosis. Instructs how to machine rotors and drums, inspect disc/drum brakes and diagnose brake system electrical problems. Focuses on advanced braking systems, including antilock, electronic stability control, hill start and hybrid braking systems. Reinforces theories in practical, hands-on classroom and lab exercises. Credits: 5, Hours: (.5/9/0/0), Prereq: AUT-822, MAT-715; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B

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