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AUT 1102 Introduction to Automotive Service

Work assignment practices that are necessary for beginning automotive service technicians. Hand tool usage, correcting wind noise and water leaks, oil changes, tire rotations and balancing, new vehicle prep, used car inspection. Eye protection and hand tools are required.

Division: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Department: Automotive Technology
Repeatable Credit: Yes
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Demonstrate how to change the engine oil and filter and perform a chassis lubrication.
  • Apply safe work habits and work ethic principles.
  • Demonstrate entry level vehicle service tasks such as headlight aiming, windshield wiper blade and light bulb replacement and new vehicle prep.
  • Demonstrate how to change a tire and reinstall the wheel using a torque wrench.

Credit Hours: 0.5 to 2

Classroom Hours: 1
Lab Hours: 3