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2017-2018 College Catalog 
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AUTO 220 Alternative Fuels

This course is designed to utilize a combination of classroom discussion and demonstration. Students will become familiar with the various types of alternate fuels, as well as the design and installation of alternative power systems in vehicles. Discussion topics and research will focus on the need for, and practicality of, the various fuel alternatives. Sample topics include environmental concerns, cost efficiency, drivability characteristics and service concerns. The demonstration portion of the class will expose students to the installation and maintenance procedures used in alternative fuel vehicles. Utilizing the various alternative fuel vehicles donated to the college, students will be able to examine, analyze and eventually diagnose and repair the current alternative fuel systems.
Terms Offered: Fall
Offered Distance Learning: No
Credits: 3
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 2
Lab: 2