Today's Technician: Automotive Engine Performance, Classroom and Shop Manuals

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Author : Ken Pickerill


1208 Pages  Spiralbound 

6th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2010, 2006, 2004

©2014 , Published


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The 6th Edition of TODAY'S TECHNICIAN: AUTOMOTIVE ENGINE PERFORMANCE is a comprehensive learning package designed to build automotive skills in both classroom and shop settings. Following current NATEF criteria, this two-manual set examines each of the major systems affecting engine performance and ... more


Describe the key features (e.g. a chapter in the TOC, a feature to spotlight, a supplement to call out, and technology to mention) instructors will want to be aware of.

Correlates with the current NATEF A8 Standard for Engine Performance, as well as ASE Certification criteria; the 6th Edition fully... more

New to this Edition

Expanded content on Direct Fuel Injection and Return-Less Fuel Systems brings readers up to date, while an entire new chapter explores Pulse Width Modulated Fuel Systems and its effects on fuel economy.

Updated chapters include a thorough look at Variable Valve Timing and its positive impact on eng... more