Catalog 2017-2018 
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Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AUTO 215 Air Conditioning Service

6 credits
This course focuses on the understanding, diagnosis and repair of automotive air conditioning and heating systems utilizing industry standards, techniques and equipment.

Prerequisites: TRAN 110 , TRAN 112 , TRAN 113 , and TRAN 125  

Corequisites: AUTO 210  

Quarters Offered: Fall, Spring

Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Remove and replace A/C components
  • Hook up both R12 and R134A gauges set and trouble shoot systems
  • Retrofit R12 systems to R134A
  • Service A/C systems
  • Analyze A/C noises and vibrations
  • Apply the knowledge of hazardous material laws and processes as pertains to HFC/CFC refrigerant handling
  • Apply the knowledge of safety laws, common sense safety to work and life applications
  • Demonstrate communication and customer relation skills needed to interact professionally with employers, customers, and fellow workers while completing air conditioning service procedures

Total Hours: 90 Lecture Hours: 30 Lab or Clinical Hours: 60