Automobile Electrical and Electronic Systems Book
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Automobile Electrical and Electronic Systems

  • Author : Tom Denton
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-09-12
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 674
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317931287

Automobile Electrical and Electronic Systems Excerpt :

This textbook will help you learn all the skills you need to pass all Vehicle Electrical and Electronic Systems courses and qualifications. As electrical and electronic systems become increasingly more complex and fundamental to the workings of modern vehicles, understanding these systems is essential for automotive technicians. For students new to the subject, this book will help to develop this knowledge, but will also assist experienced technicians in keeping up with recent technological advances. This new edition includes information on developments in pass-through technology, multiplexing, and engine control systems. In full colour and covering the latest course specifications, this is the guide that no student enrolled on an automotive maintenance and repair course should be without. Designed to make learning easier, this book contains: Photographs, flow charts, quick reference tables, overview descriptions and step-by-step instructions. Case studies to help you put the principles covered into a real-life context. Useful margin features throughout, including definitions, key facts and ‘safety first’ considerations.

Understanding Automotive Electronics Book
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Understanding Automotive Electronics

  • Author : William B. Ribbens
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 481
  • ISBN 10 : 9780750675994

Understanding Automotive Electronics Excerpt :

*Extensive revision of a popular text *Covers the shift from 14-volt to 42-volt systems *Includes information on future automotive elctronic systems Essentially all automotive electrical systems are effected by the new electrical system voltage levels (the shift from 14-volt systems to 42-volt systems.) As in all previous editions, this revision keeps Understanding Automotive Electronics up-to-date with technological advances in this rapidly evolving field. This sixth edition of Understanding Automotive Electronics covers the most recent technological advances in operation and troubleshooting of electronic systems and components. This is a practical text, suitable for the automotive technician, student or enthusiast. It includes low-emission standards, on-board diagnostics and communications, digital instrumentation, and digital engine control. In addition, the new edition explains new electronically controlled vehicle motion control systems including advanced suspension, electronically controlled electric power steering, 4-wheel steering and electronically controlled electric brakes. The braking systems are part of an integrated motion control system that couples ABS brakes; traction control and variable vehicle dynamics for enhanced stability are also described. The development of hybrid/electric vehicles and their associated electronic control/monitoring systems as well as the new technologies incorporated into conventional gasoline and diesel-fueled engines are also discussed.

Automotive Electronics Design Fundamentals Book
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Automotive Electronics Design Fundamentals

  • Author : Najamuz Zaman
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-08-19
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 262
  • ISBN 10 : 9783319175843

Automotive Electronics Design Fundamentals Excerpt :

This book explains the topology behind automotive electronics architectures and examines how they can be profoundly augmented with embedded controllers. These controllers serve as the core building blocks of today’s vehicle electronics. Rather than simply teaching electrical basics, this unique resource focuses on the fundamental concepts of vehicle electronics architecture, and details the wide variety of Electronic Control Modules (ECMs) that enable the increasingly sophisticated "bells & whistles" of modern designs. A must-have for automotive design engineers, technicians working in automotive electronics repair centers and students taking automotive electronics courses, this guide bridges the gap between academic instruction and industry practice with clear, concise advice on how to design and optimize automotive electronics with embedded controllers.

Automotive Electrical and Electronics Book

Automotive Electrical and Electronics

  • Author : AK Babu
  • Release Date : 2016-06-24
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages : 312
  • ISBN 10 : 9789382609698

Automotive Electrical and Electronics Excerpt :

Aim is to provide a broad understanding of the many systems and component parts that constitute the vehicle electrical and electronics in a detailed way. The book should also be a valuable source of information and reference. The book provides clear explanation of vehicle electrical and electronic components and systems with unique illustrations, which should be of value both to the students and to the experienced faculty members. Each chapter takes the reader systematically through the details of each component system. Key topics are emphasized and are reinforced by numerous illustrations.

Automotive Electricity and Electronics Book

Automotive Electricity and Electronics

  • Author : Jones
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Release Date : 2017-05-23
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 443
  • ISBN 10 : 9781284101461

Automotive Electricity and Electronics Excerpt :

Suitable for students with no experience in electricity and electronics, this volume in the CDX Master Automotive Technician Series introduces students to the basic skills and tools they need to perform electrical diagnosis in the shop. Utilizing a “strategy-based diagnostics” approach, this book helps students master technical trouble-shooting in order to properly resolve the customer concern on the first attempt.

Bosch Automotive Electrics and Automotive Electronics Book
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Bosch Automotive Electrics and Automotive Electronics

  • Author : Robert Bosch GmbH
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-09-24
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 521
  • ISBN 10 : 9783658017842

Bosch Automotive Electrics and Automotive Electronics Excerpt :

This is a complete reference guide to automotive electrics and electronics. This new edition of the definitive reference for automotive engineers, compiled by one of the world's largest automotive equipment suppliers, includes new and updated material. As in previous editions different topics are covered in a concise but descriptive way backed up by diagrams, graphs, photographs and tables enabling the reader to better comprehend the subject. This fifth edition revises the classical topics of the vehicle electrical systems such as system architecture, control, components and sensors. There is now greater detail on electronics and their application in the motor vehicle, including electrical energy management (EEM) and discusses the topic of inter system networking within the vehicle. It also includes a description of the concept of hybrid drive a topic that is particularly current due to its ability to reduce fuel consumption and therefore CO2 emissions.This book will benefit automotive engineers and design engineers, automotive technicians in training and mechanics and technicians in garages. It may also be of interest to teachers/ lecturers and students at vocational colleges, and enthusiasts.​

How Cars Work Book

How Cars Work

  • Author : Tom Newton
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Transportation
  • Pages : 96
  • ISBN 10 : 0966862309

How Cars Work Excerpt :

How Cars Work is a completely illustrated primer describing the 250 most important car parts and how they work. This mini test book includes wonderfully simple line drawings and clear language to describe all the automotive systems as well as a glossary, index, and a test after each chapter. How Cars Work provides the basic vocabulary and mechanical knowledge to help a reader talk intelligently with mechanics understand shop manuals, and diagnosis car problems. Tom Newton guides the reader with a one topic per page format that delivers information in bite size chunks, just right for teenage boys. How Cars Work was the most stolen book at Kennedy High School in Richmond California! Teachers like our title and so do librarians. The History channel, Modern Marvels-2000, Actuality Productions, Inc is using How Cars Work to train staff for a documentary on automobiles.

Auto Electricity and Electronics Book

Auto Electricity and Electronics

  • Author : Nancy Henke-Konopasek
  • Publisher : Goodheart-Wilcox Publisher
  • Release Date : 2019-08-20
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages : 232
  • ISBN 10 : 1645640744

Auto Electricity and Electronics Excerpt :

The Auto Electricity and Electronics Workbook provides questions that reinforce and review textbook content. Organized to follow the textbook on a chapter-by-chapter basis, the Workbook assignments help students engage with the textbook content and aid in effective retention of key facts, ideas, and concepts.

Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems Vol  2 Book
Score: 4.5
From 7 Ratings

Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems Vol 2

  • Author : Tony Candela
  • Publisher : CarTech Inc
  • Release Date : 2015-05-15
  • Genre: Transportation
  • Pages : 144
  • ISBN 10 : 9781613252291

Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems Vol 2 Excerpt :

Countless collector car owners are skilled at performing mechanical work, but for many of them, electrical work seems like a black art, too complicated and too confusing. However, electrical upgrades are absolutely essential for a high-performance classic car or a modified car to perform at its best. With a firm understanding of the fundamentals, you can take this comprehensive guide and complete a wide range of electrical projects that enhance the performance and functionality of a vehicle. In this revised edition (formerly titled Automotive Electrical Performance Projects) brilliant color photos and explanatory step-by-step captions detail the installation of the most popular, functional, and beneficial upgrades for enthusiasts of varying skill levels. Just a few of the projects included are: maximizing performance of electric fans; installing electronic gauges; upgrading charging systems; and installing a complete aftermarket wiring harness, which is no small task. Each facet is covered in amazing detail. Veteran author Tony Candela, who wrote CarTech's previous best-selling title Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems, moves beyond the theoretical and into real-world applications with this exciting and detailed follow-up. This Volume 2 is essential for any enthusiast looking to upgrade his or her classic vehicle to modern standards, and for putting all the knowledge learned in Automotive Wiring and Electrical Systems into practice.

Introduction to Automotive Engineering Book

Introduction to Automotive Engineering

  • Author : R. Sakthivel
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2019-03-07
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 300
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119480051

Introduction to Automotive Engineering Excerpt :

The automotive industry is one of the largest and most important industries in the world. Cars, buses, and other engine-based vehicles abound in every country on the planet, and it is continually evolving, with electric cars, hybrids, self-driving vehicles, and so on. Technologies that were once thought to be decades away are now on our roads right now. Engineers, technicians, and managers are constantly needed in the industry, and, often, they come from other areas of engineering, such as electrical engineering, process engineering, or chemical engineering. Introductory books like this one are very useful for engineers who are new to the industry and need a tutorial. Also valuable as a textbook for students, this introductory volume not only covers the basics of automotive engineering, but also the latest trends, such as self-driving vehicles, hybrids, and electric cars. Not only useful as an introduction to the science or a textbook, it can also serve as a valuable reference for technicians and engineers alike. The volume also goes into other subjects, such as maintenance and performance. Data has always been used in every company irrespective of its domain to improve the operational efficiency and performance of engines. This work deals with details of various automotive systems with focus on designing various components of these system to suit the working conditions on roads. Whether a textbook for the student, an introduction to the industry for the newly hired engineer, or a reference for the technician or veteran engineer, this volume is the perfect introduction to the science of automotive engineering.

Encyclopedia of Automotive Engineering Book
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Encyclopedia of Automotive Engineering

  • Author : David Crolla
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-03-23
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 3888
  • ISBN 10 : 9780470974025

Encyclopedia of Automotive Engineering Excerpt :

A Choice Oustanding Academic Title The Encyclopedia of Automotive Engineering provides for the first time a large, unified knowledge base laying the foundation for advanced study and in-depth research. Through extensive cross-referencing and search functionality it provides a gateway to detailed but scattered information on best industry practice, engendering a better understanding of interrelated concepts and techniques that cut across specialized areas of engineering. Beyond traditional automotive subjects the Encyclopedia addresses green technologies, the shift from mechanics to electronics, and the means to produce safer, more efficient vehicles within varying economic restraints worldwide. The work comprises nine main parts: (1) Engines: Fundamentals (2) Engines: Design (3) Hybrid and Electric Powertrains (4) Transmission and Driveline (5) Chassis Systems (6) Electrical and Electronic Systems (7) Body Design (8) Materials and Manufacturing (9) Telematics. Offers authoritative coverage of the wide-ranging specialist topics encompassed by automotive engineering An accessible point of reference for entry level engineers and students who require an understanding of the fundamentals of technologies outside of their own expertise or training Provides invaluable guidance to more detailed texts and research findings in the technical literature Developed in conjunction with FISITA, the umbrella organisation for the national automotive societies in 37 countries around the world and representing more than 185,000 automotive engineers 6 Volumes An essential resource for libraries and information centres in industry, research and training organizations, professional societies, government departments, and all relevant engineering departments in the academic sector.

EMC and Functional Safety of Automotive Electronics Book

EMC and Functional Safety of Automotive Electronics

  • Author : Kai Borgeest
  • Publisher : Transportation
  • Release Date : 2018-08-13
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 265
  • ISBN 10 : 9781785614088

EMC and Functional Safety of Automotive Electronics Excerpt :

This book explores electromagnetic compatibility in the context of automotive electronics, with a close relation to functional safety as required by ISO 26262.