• Program: Automotive Technology
  • Course: Engine Performance II
  • Course #: ATEC1810
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

In this course the student will learn the theory, operation, and diagnosis of vehicle ignition and emission control systems. This includes PCV, EGR, catalytic converters, EVAP systems, and computer controlled ignition systems. This course meets all applicable National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) standards.

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:
Describe emission system theory and operation
Inspect emission system components
Perform emission system tests
Remove and install emission system components
Diagnose emission systems
Describe ignition system theory and operation
Inspect ignition system components
Perform ignition system tests
Remove and install ignition system components
Diagnose ignition systems

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 1
  • Lab: 2
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites:  ATEC1805
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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