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AUT 2214 Automotive Electrical/Electronic Systems II

Advanced electrical/electronic system diagnosis and troubleshooting of starting and charging systems, lighting systems, dashboard instrumentation, body control and accessory circuits. SRS system operation, testing and diagnosis. AC and DC motor theory, operation and diagnosis. Schematic utilization. Diagnose serial data bus communication and module systems. Two classroom, six lab hours per week.

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

Prereqs: AUT 1114 


  • Understand and diagnose automotive lighting and accessory circuits utilizing manufacturer circuit schematics and digital volt ohm meters.
  • Utilize electrical schematics to troubleshoot circuits for problems.
  • Understand and diagnose automotive primary and secondary supplemental restraint systems.
  • Understand and diagnose computer controlled automotive body communication systems and networks utilizing scan tools.
  • Diagnose a wide variety of prepared/"bugged" vehicles in the shop. Determine necessary action for repair or correction.

Credit Hours: 4

Classroom Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 6