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Author Nunney, M. J. (Malcolm James)

Title Light and heavy vehicle technology / M.J. Nunney
Edition 4th ed
Published Oxford : Butterworth-Heinemann, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 671 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. The reciprocating piston petrol engine -- 2. The diesel engine -- 3. Combustion chambers and processes -- 4. Engine lubrication -- 5. Engine cooling, vehicle heating and air conditioning -- 6. Carburation and fuel injection -- 7. Intake and exhaust systems -- 8. Diesel fuel injection systems -- 9. Forced induction -- 10. Ignition and starter systems -- 11. Engine emission control -- 12. Rotary piston engine -- 13. Friction clutches -- 14. Layshaft gearboxes -- 15. Fluid couplings and torque converters -- 16. Epicyclic gearboxes -- 17. Semi-automatic and automatic transmissions -- 18. Overdrive gears -- 19. Drive lines -- 20. Final drives and rear axles -- 21. Four-wheel-drive systems -- 22. Tyres, road wheels and hubs -- 23. Suspension systems -- 24. Manual steering -- 25. Power-assisted steering -- 26. Four-wheel-steering systems -- 27. Hydraulic brake systems -- 28. Air and endurance brake systems -- 29. Anti-lock brakes and traction control -- 30. Vehicle structure and aerodynamics -- 31. Alternative power sources and fuels -- 32. Battery-electric, hybrid and fuel-cell vehicles
Notes Includes index
Previous edition: 1998
Print version record
Subject Motor vehicles -- Design and construction.
Motor vehicles -- Design and construction.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Automotive.
TRANSPORTATION -- Automotive -- Pictorial.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2006931096
ISBN 0080465757
0750680377
9780080465753
9780750680370