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Electronic Systems Diagnostic and Repair
ELE SYS DIAG/R
CLASS CODE: AGSYS 338 CREDITS:  2
DIVISION: AGRICULTURAL AND LIFE SCIENCES
DEPARTMENT: AGRICULTURE BUSINESS SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: Advanced electronics used in farm power: fuel injection systems, monitors and controllers.
TAUGHT: Fall
CONTENT AND TOPICS: Advanced electronics used in farm power. Emphasis on electronic fuel injection systems, monitors and controllers, computer controlled systems, and the diagnosis and repair of electronic systems.
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: 1. Explain the function and types of charging circuits.
2. Understand how generators and alternators produce electrical energy.
3. Identify the parts of an ignition system and explain how the system works.
4. Explain how the electronic ignition system works, discuss the advantages, and identify the parts.
5. Define the use of monitors and controllers.
6. Describe and carry out the seven basic steps in electrical system diagnosis and testing.
7. show competence in the use of troubleshooting charts.
REQUIREMENTS: A BYU-Idaho driving permit is required before students are allowed to operate University agricultural machinery.
PREREQUISITES:
OTHER:
EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2001