AT209 - Automatic Transmissions II

AT209 - Automatic Transmissions II
Credits: 3
Prerequisite(s): AT208 Automatic Transmissions I.
Co-requisites: None.
 
This course provides classroom and laboratory hands-on activities concerning the inspection, construction, diagnosis and disassembly/assembly of automatic transmissions and transaxles.  This builds on the material taught in AT208 Automatic Transmissions I and includes the construction, inspection and rebuilding of apply devices, planetary gear sets, oil pumps, valve bodies and one-way clutches.  Students will become familiar with the tools and techniques necessary to properly maintain, diagnose, service and repair automatic transmissions.  Students are exposed to a variety of transmission types to overhaul.  The laboratory component of the course includes various activities that follow the guidelines of the National Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF).  A library/internet research written project concerning some aspect of automatic transmission/transaxle repair and/or overhaul will be assigned and is an integral component of this course.