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Catalog 2023-2024 
Catalog 2023-2024

AUM 176 Automotive Electrical Systems 2

Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 6
Credits: 5

Continues DC electrical systems for the repair and service of automotive vehicles. Focuses on body electrical systems and troubleshooting of individual systems.

Prerequisite: AUM 152 , AUM 168 , and AUM 157 , each with a grade of C or better; or consent of instructor.
Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Identify electrical systems, components, and component parts related to the repair and service of automotive vehicles. 
  2. Use electrical test equipment to determine serviceability and necessary repairs to automotive electrical components and systems. 
  3. Explain the theory of automotive electrical fundamentals and the application of those fundamentals regarding basic automotive electrical systems. 

Content Outline
  • Electrical Fundamentals
  • Digital Multi-Meter Usage
  • Wiring Circuit Diagrams
  • Wiring Repair
  • Specific Vehicle Circuits and Systems
  • Gauges and Warning Indicators