Powertrain and Related Systems


Introduction to the theory, components, operation, troubleshooting, adjustment, and preventative maintenance of construction equipment power trains. Topics to include engine clutches, standard transmissions, drive lines, differentials, track steering systems, final drives, braking systems, undercarriage, and tires. Students become familiar with those components that relate to the written and pre-trip inspection for taking their CDL test. 4 Credits (3 Lecture - 3 Lab) Prerequisite(s): HEO110.