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HEO 128 Diesel Equipment Service and Repair
Credit Hours:  4
Effective Term: Fall 2010
SUN#: None
AGEC: 
Credit Breakdown: 2 Lectures, 6 Labs
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A/F
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Description: Service and repair of diesel and heavy equipment.

Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Mechanism/Application level) Safely crib or block a piece of machinery.
2. (Application level) Safely start, move, and park various pieces of heavy equipment.
3. (Comprehension level) Explain the power flow through a crawler-type tractor.
4. (Application level) Demonstrate the procedures for servicing various pieces of equipment, including replacing a drive shaft, wiring, and a clutch.
5. (Application/Mechanism level) Properly adjust a twin disc truck clutch.
6. (Analysis/Evaluation level) Diagnose lighting, cranking, and charging electrical circuits faults.
7. (Comprehension level) Explain the process of diagnosing a frame and suspension system problem on heavy equipment and a heavy duty truck.
8. (Application/Mechanism level) Complete a drive line repair on a piece of heavy equipment.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
1. Safely complete the blocking of a piece of machinery as outlined in the textbook.
2. Given an operator's manual, safely start, move, and park various pieces of heavy equipment.
3. Given a diagram, explain the power flow through a crawler-type tractor.
4. Correctly service three different machines according to the service manual.
5. Correctly adjust mechanical truck disc clutch.
6. Given a service manual and wiring schematic, diagnose lighting, cranking, and charging circuits.
7. Diagnose and repair a frame and suspension system problem on heavy equipment or a heavy duty truck.
8. Remove and replace a drive shaft in a piece of heavy equipment.