DTEC 115: Introduction to Light and Medium Duty Engines

Class Program
Credits 4
A theory and lab course covering rebuilding of heavy duty gas and light- and medium-duty diesel engines. Students will troubleshoot, disassemble, rebuild and assemble an engine during this class. Learning modules include: measurement fundamentals, basic engine operating principals, cylinder and piston service, cylinder head rebuilding and valve reconditioning, crankshaft and bearing service, and lubrication and cooling systems. Engines designed for the use of alternative fuels such as LPG and CNG are also covered. This class is a prerequisite for DTEC 215, CIH 215 and JDAT 215.