The main objective of writing this book on the subject “Automobile Engineering” is to present to the student community, a book which contains comprehensive treatment of the subject matter in simple, lucid and direct language and envelopes an ample number of worked examples to illustrate the text.
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  • Publisher: Laxmi Publications
  • Language: English
  • ISBN : 978-81-7008-991-9
  • Chapter 1

    Contents

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  • Chapter 2

    Preface

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  • Chapter 3

    Chapter 1 - Introduction Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    An automobile is a self-propelled vehicle driven by an internal combustion engine and is used for transportation of passengers and goods on ground.
      

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    Chapter 2 - Power UnitAutomobile Engines Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    Any type of engine or machine which derives heat energy from the combustion of fuel or any other source and converts this energy into mechanical work is termed as a heat engine.
    Heat engines may be classified into two main classes as follows :
    1. External Combustion Engines.
    2. Internal Combustion Engines.

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    Chapter 3 - Fuel Supply System Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    During suction or induction stroke the air is sucked in the air tank from the atmosphere.The manometer fitted on the side measures the pressure.

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    Chapter 4 - Engine Friction and Lubrication Systems Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    In an I.C. engine almost all machine parts have relative motion and rub against each other. To reduce this rubbing action lubrication is required, which increases the life of engine.

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    Chapter 5 - Cooling Systems Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    In an I.C. Engine, the temperature of the gases inside the engine cylinder may vary from 35ºC or less to as high as 2750ºC during the cycle.

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    Chapter 6 - Chassis and Suspension Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    Chassis is a french term and was initially used to denote the frame or main structure of a vehicle.

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    Chapter 7 - Transmission System Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    The mechanism that transmits the power developed by the engine of the automobile to the driving wheels is called the transmission system.

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    Chapter 8 - Steering and Front Axle Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    The steering system allows the driver to gude the car along the road and turn left or right as desired.

  • Chapter 11

    Chapter 9 - Braking System Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    This chapter deals with the construction and operation of the various types of braking systems used in automotive vehicles.

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    Chapter 10 - Automotive Electrical System Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    The major components of the automotive electrical system:

    1. Starting system

    2. Charging System

    3. Ignition system

    4. Lighting and Accessory System

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    Chapter 11 - Maintenance and Troubleshooting of Automobile Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    This chapter deals with the maintenance and troubleshooting of engine/automobile.

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    Chapter 12 - Miscellany Price 0.11  |  0.11 Rewards Points

    A cycle is defined as a repeated series of operations occurring in a certain order. It may be repeated by repeating the processes in the same order.

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  • Chapter 16

    Additional Objective Type Questions

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  • Chapter 17

    Appendices

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  • Chapter 18

    Index

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