AUTO 226: Automatic Transmissions/Transaxles

Class Program
Credits 7
A lecture and lab type course that covers automatic transmissions and automatic transaxles. A study of torque converters, planetary gears, hydraulic and electronic controls, oil circuits, valve body assemblies, linkage and band adjustments, pressure checks, hydraulic, electrical and mechanical diagnostic procedures for transmission failures. Student will also learn in lab hands-on operation, procedures and repair of various types of automatic transmissions and transaxles including removal, disassembly, measuring various components, reassembly, and installation back into the vehicle.This is a half semester course. Prerequisites: AUTO 103, AUTO 143, AUTO 165, and MFGT 110.