With the most up-to-date information on today's motorcycles, Modern Motorcycle Technology takes readers on an in-depth exploration of the internal and external workings of motorcycles. The book begins with an overview of motorcycle technology, from a history of the vehicle to the current state of the industry. Coverage then progresses to include safety measures, engine operation, internal combustion engines, electrical fundamentals, and overall motorcycle maintenance. With a special chapter devoted to troubleshooting and a straightforward writing style for better comprehension, this book is a valuable resource for anyone seeking the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in today's motorcycle technology field.
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Ed Abdo has been actively involved with working on all types of engines for over 40 years. He has received extensive factory training from all of the major engine and motorcycle manufacturers and has worked as a Technician, Service Manager, and Service and Parts Director. Mr. Abdo's experience in training includes over eight years as an Instructor, Chief Instructor, and Curriculum Development Manager. He also spent 10 years with American Honda--including seven as the Assistant Manager of Service Education in Honda's Motorcycle Division, overseeing dealer training for the United States and worldwide training of distributors for products built in the USA. Currently, Mr. Abdo has his own service and repair shop in his hometown of Springville, New York.Review:
Chapter 1: Introduction to Modern Motorcycle Technology Chapter 2: Safety First Chapter 3 Tools Chapter 4 Measuring Systems, Fasteners and Thread Repair Chapter 5 Basic Engine Operation and Configurations Chapter 6: Internal Combustion Engines Chapter 7: Lubrication and Cooling Systems Chapter 8: Fuel Systems Chapter 9: Clutch and Drive Clutch and Transmission Systems Chapter 10: Two Stroke Engine Top End Inspection Chapter 11 Two-Stroke Engine Lower-End Inspection Chapter 12: Four Stoke Engine Top End Inspection Chapter 13: Four Stroke Engine Lower End Inspection Chapter 14: Electrical Fundamentals Chapter 15: Charging Systems and Direct Current Circuits Chapter 16: Motorcycle Ignition and Electric Starting Systems Chapter 17: Frames, Steering and Suspension Systems Chapter 18: Brakes, Wheel and Tires Chapter 19: Motorcycle Maintenance Chapter 20: Motorcycle Troubleshooting
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Book Description Delmar Cengage Learning, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P111418012645
Book Description Delmar Cengage Learning. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1418012645 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0694917