• Program: Ford Automotive Student Service Educational Training Program (ASSET)
  • Course: Engine Operation
  • Course #: FDAS1550
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

This will consist of basic engine theory of operation, types of engines, and preventative maintenance service used in Ford vehicles.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Identify four-stroke cycle engine operation
Describe engine bearing construction
Compare short blocks and long blocks
Describe the process for shipping a replaced engine
Perform engine oil leak tests
Categorize engine types
Explain engine cooling system
Describe engine sub-systems
Utilize electronic service publications
Evaluate system components using precision measuring equipment
Use electronic service equipment

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 1
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park

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