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ATF 290 - Adv. Ford Steering/Susp/Brake

Credits: 2
Lecture Hours: 1
Lab Hours: 2
Practicum Hours: 0
Work Experience: 0
Course Type: Voc/Tech
Instruction in the theory and operation of advanced Ford Motor Company steering, suspension and brake systems.
Prerequisite: Admission to Automotive Student Service Education (ASSET) Program, ATF 280  and ATF 328  
Competencies
  1. Examine Ford electronic steering.
    1. Explain EVO (Electronic variable orifice).
    2. Explain VAPS I, II (Variable assist power steering I and II).
    3. Discuss repair procedures
    4. Diagnose electronic steering problems
  2. Identify Ford electronic suspensions.
    1. Explain load leveling suspension.
    2. Discuss 4WAS systems.
    3. Explain electronic ride control.
    4. Diagnose electronic suspension problems
  3. Examine Ford ABS (antilock Brake systems).
    1. Identify components
    2. Explain operation
    3. Troubleshoot operational problems
  4. Examine Ford stability control.
    1. Identify components.
    2. Discuss operation strategies.
    3. Discuss repair procedures.



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