Home / Our Books /  Engineering Books < ME Branch / Automobile Engineering

More Books related to same category

Software Project Management

Rs. 180

Mobile Computing

Rs. 210

Computer Networks

Rs. 290

Fundamentals of Aerodynamics

Rs. 140

Database Management System

Rs. 300

Automobile Engineering

By Ankur Pareek, Chintamani Ratnam Jain

Ratings | 0 Reviews

Rs. 200


Specifications of Automobile Engineering

Book Details

  • 978-93-83733-23-1
  • English
  • 2019
  • Paper Back
  • -


  • Unit 1. Introduction: Objective, scope and outcome of the course.

    Unit 2. Frame & Body: Layout of chassis, types of chassis frames and bodies, their constructional features and materials. Clutches: single plate, multi-plate, cone clutch, semi centrifugal, electromagnetic, vacuum and hydraulic clutches. Fluid coupling. Brakes: Classification and function; Mechanical, hydraulic, vacuum air and self engineering brakes; Brake shoes and lining materials.

    Unit 3. Gear Boxes: Sliding mesh, constant mesh, synchromesh and epicyclic gear boxes, Automatic transmission system; Hydraulic torque converter; Drives: Overdrive, Propeller shaft, Universal joints, Differential; Rear axle drives.Hotchkiss and torque tube drives; Rear axle types; Front wheel and All wheel drive.

    Unit 4. Wheels and Tyres: Tyre types, Tyre construction; Tyre inflation pressure, Tyre wear and their causes; Re-treading of the tyre, Steering System: steering gear boxes, Steering linkages, Steering  mechanism,Under and Over steering. Steering Geometry, Effect of camber, caster, king pin
    inclination, toe in and toe out; Power steering; Integral and linkage types Suspension System: objective and requirements, Suspension spring, front and rear suspension systems, Independent suspension system Shock absorbers.

    Unit 5. Automotive Electrical System: Battery construction, Charging and testing, battery
    types, Starting and Battery Charging System: Starter motor construction, types of drive, Alternator construction, regulation and rectification.Ignition System: Magneto and coil ignition systems, System components and requirements, Automotive lighting: Wiring systems Electrical instruments; head lamp, electric horn, fuel level indicator.

    Unit 6 Automotive Air Conditioning: Introduction, Loads, Air conditioning system Components, Refrigerants, Fault Diagnosis.Automotive Safety: Safety requirements, Safety Devices, Air bags, belts, radio ranging, NVS (Night Vision System) GPS (Global Positioning System)