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Modern Motorcycle Technology, 3rd Edition

by Edward Abdo

ISBN / EAN: 9781305497450
This textbook is prescribed for the following courses:
- Cert III in Automotive Mechanics TAFE NSW
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Publisher Description

MODERN MOTORCYCLE TECHNOLOGY, Third Edition, provides an in-depth, visually rich guide to the internal and external workings of today's motorcycles. The book begins with an overview of motorcycle technology, including the history of the motorcycle and the current state of the industry. Coverage then progresses to safety measures, engine operation, internal combustion engines (two-stroke and four-stroke), electrical fundamentals, motorcycle maintenance, and troubleshooting. Thoroughly updated, the Third Edition includes the latest motorcycle models and technology from today's top manufacturers, as well as additional material on topics such as fuel injection, suspension systems, and electronics. The text is accompanied by a hands-on Student Skill Guide. Now better than ever, this trusted guide is ideal for anyone seeking the knowledge and skills to succeed in today's motorcycle technology field.

Author Biography

Ed Abdo has been actively involved with working on all types of engines for over 30 years. He has received extensive factory training from all of the major engine and motorcycle manufacturers, and has worked as a Technician, a Service Manager, and a Service and Parts Director. Mr. Abdo's experience in training includes over eight years as an Instructor, a Chief Instructor, and a Curriculum Development Manager. He also spent 10 years with American Honda -- 7 of those years as the Assistant Manager of Service Education in Honda's Motorcycle Division in charge of dealer training for the United St

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction to Modern Motorcycle Technology.
  2. Safety First.
  3. Tools.
  4. Measuring Systems, Fasteners, and Thread Repair.
  5. Introduction to Basic Engine Operation and Configurations.
  6. Internal Combustion Engines.
  7. Lubrication and Cooling Systems.
  8. Fuel and Engine Management Systems.
  9. Drives, Clutches, and Transmissions.
  10. Two-Stroke Engine Top-End Inspection.
  11. Two-Stroke Engine Lower-End Inspection.
  12. Four-Stroke Engine Top-End Inspection.
  13. Four-Stroke Engine Lower-End Inspection.
  14. Electrical Fundamentals.
  15. Motorcycle Charging Systems and DC Circuits.
  16. Ignition and Electric Starting Systems.
  17. Frames and Suspension.
  18. Brakes, Wheels, and Tires.
  19. Motorcycle Maintenance and Emission Controls.
  20. Motorcycle Troubleshooting.

Product Details

Author
Edward Abdo
Short Title
MODERN MOTORCYCLE TECHNOLOGY 3
Publisher
Cengage Learning
Language
English
Edition
3rd
ISBN-10
1305497457
ISBN-13
9781305497450
Media
Book
Format
Hardcover
Country of Publication
United States
Pages
544
Illustrations
illustrations
Year
2015
Publication Date
2015-10-22
Textbook
1
Audience
College/Higher Education

Product Reviews

11 Apr, 2018
Extremely informative & well written book. Quick response, service delivery great & well packaged. Good communication & very helpful seller.
By John