Fundamentals of Powertrain Technology


Introduction to the operation and theory of heavy-duty vehicle power train, including transmissions, clutches, drive shafts, differential carriers, axles, tracks, undercarriages, clutch-type steering systems, and final drives. Principles of torque multiplication and bearing adjustment are included, along with shop safety and selecting the correct tooling.

4 Credits: 4 Lecture

DSM141, DSM142 or DSM141, DSM155