Honda Automotive Fundamentals and Dealership Operations

HAD110

Introductory theory and practical operation of various Honda automotive systems, including fuel and controls, electrical, engine, drive train, transmission, heating and cooling. Topics include shop safety, hybrid vehicle safety, pre-delivery service, basic maintenance, lubrication, and minor repairs as well as the use of service manuals, charts, and diagrams. Skills developed include using measuring instruments and tools, as well as fasteners and fittings, tubing, and hydraulic lines. Introduction to the Honda dealership operation and job functions. Topics include customer satisfaction, management, departments, and individual job roles. Fall Only.

5 Credits: 3 Lecture, 6 Lab

Corequisites:
HAD120, HAD160

Prerequisites:
Placement by Examination; or
MTH004 and Placement by Examination; or
RDG001

Honda Brake Systems

HAD120

Fundamentals of Honda Hydraulic brake systems, including theory and service of braking systems, system components, system operation, troubleshooting, adjustments, and repair. Basics of antilock braking, stability control and regenerative braking are covered. Fall Only.

3 Credits: 2 Lecture, 3 Lab

Corequisites:
HAD110, HAD160

Prerequisites:
Placement by Examination; or
MTH004 and Placement by Examination; or
RDG001

Honda Electrical I

HAD140

Honda electrical fundamentals, including wiring diagrams and instrumentation. Emphasis on the fundamentals, troubleshooting, repairing, and servicing of electrical circuit systems and components. Topics include basic circuits, accessory circuits and systems. Spring Only.

4 Credits: 2 Lecture, 6 Lab

Corequisites:
HAD150, HAD161

Prerequisites:
HAD110 and HAD120

Honda Automotive Engines, Diagnosis, Overhaul and Repair

HAD150

Honda engine theory and operation, including engine disassembly, inspection, repair, replacement, measurement, and reassembly. Study and practical application of the procedures, techniques, and special equipment used to diagnose engine problems relating to oil consumption, engine noise, power loss, the lubrication system, and the cooling system. Spring Only.

4 Credits: 2 Lecture, 6 Lab

Corequisites:
HAD140, HAD161

Prerequisites:
HAD110 and HAD120

Honda Dealership Internship I

HAD160

Specialized work experience as an automotive technician to be performed at a sponsoring Honda or Acura dealership. Application of the knowledge and skills developed in previous Honda PACT classes. This course is conducted in accordance with the guidelines established by the Honda PACT program. Fall Only.

2 Credits:0 Lecture, 10 Intership

Corequisites:
HAD110, HAD120

Prerequisites:
Placement by Examination; or
MTH004 and Placement by Examination; or
RDG001

Honda Dealership Internship II

HAD161

Specialized work experience as an automotive technician to be performed at a sponsoring Honda or Acura dealership. Application of the knowledge and skills developed in previous Honda PACT classes. This course is conducted in accordance with the guidelines established by the Honda PACT program. Spring Only.

2 Credits:0 Lecture, 10 Intership

Corequisites:
HAD140, HAD150

Prerequisites:
HAD160; or
Placement by Examination; or
Placement by Examination

Honda Dealership Internship III

HAD162

Specialized work experience as an automotive technician to be performed at a sponsoring Honda or Acura dealership. Application of the knowledge and skills developed in previous Honda PACT classes. This course is conducted in accordance with the guidelines established by the Honda PACT program. Summer Only.

2 Credits:0 Lecture, 10 Intership

Corequisites:
HAD210

Prerequisites:
HAD160 and HAD161

Honda Dealership Internship IV

HAD163

Specialized work experience as an automotive technician to be performed at a sponsoring Honda or Acura dealership. Application of the knowledge and skills developed in previous Honda PACT classes. This course is conducted in accordance with the guidelines established by the Honda PACT program. Fall Only.

2 Credits:0 Lecture, 10 Intership

Corequisites:
HAD220, HAD230

Prerequisites:
HAD160 and HAD161 and HAD162

Honda Dealership Internship V

HAD164

Specialized work experience as an automotive technician to be performed at a sponsoring Honda or Acura dealership. Application of the knowledge and skills developed in previous Honda PACT classes. This course is conducted in accordance with the guidelines established by the Honda PACT program. Spring Only.

2 Credits:0 Lecture, 10 Intership

Corequisites:
HAD240, HAD250

Prerequisites:
HAD160 and HAD161 and HAD162 and HAD163

Honda Electrical II

HAD210

Principles of operation, diagnosis, and repair of Honda automotive electrical accessories, including those controlled using conventional electrical components and those controlled by computers. Specific systems include lighting circuits, windshield wiper/washer circuits, horn, power seats, power mirrors, power windows and door locks, supplemental restraint systems, keyless entry, instrumentation, and speed control. Emphasis on accessing pertinent service information, interpreting wiring diagrams to analyze circuits, troubleshooting circuits, and using scan tools in the diagnosis of computer-controlled electrical accessories. Summer Only.

6 Credits: 4 Lecture, 6 Lab

Corequisites:
HAD162

Prerequisites:
HAD140

Honda Steering and Suspension

HAD220

Principles of Honda suspension systems, including construction, operation, components, relationships, steering geometry, alignment, rear and front suspension service, repair and tire pressure monitoring systems. Fall Only.

3 Credits: 2 Lecture, 3 Lab

Corequisites:
HAD163, HAD230

Prerequisites:
HAD120

Honda Gasoline, CNG and Hybrid Fuel and Emission Systems

HAD230

Honda engine performance analysis and basic tune-up procedures. Operation and troubleshooting of the Honda PGM FI engine management system, including emission controls, ignition, and engine controls. Topics include the purpose and performance of computerized engine control systems, theory of operation, service, troubleshooting, and repair. Review fundamentals of compressed natural gas and hybrid technologies. Fall Only.

5 Credits: 3 Lecture, 6 Lab

Corequisites:
HAD163, HAD220

Prerequisites:
HAD150

Honda Heating and Air Conditioning

HAD240

Theory and operation of Honda air conditioning systems. Topics include proper diagnosis and servicing techniques, including recycling and handling of refrigerants and retrofitting of vehicles from R-12 to R-134A refrigerant. Emphasis on the effects of chloroflurocarbons (CFCs) on Earth's atmosphere and the use of substitute refrigerants. Spring Only.

3 Credits: 2 Lecture, 3 Lab

Corequisites:
HAD164, HAD250

Prerequisites:
HAD140 and HAD210

Honda Transmissions and Driveline

HAD250

Operational theory, troubleshooting, diagnosis, and repair of Honda transmission and drive train components. Topics include clutches, manual transmissions, automatic transmissions, drive axles, transaxles, drive shafts, constant velocity joints, transfer cases, and carriers. Spring Only.

5 Credits: 3 Lecture, 6 Lab

Corequisites:
HAD164, HAD240

Prerequisites:
HAD120 and HAD220