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One of the things that I most enjoy about automotive work is being able to
diagnose problems that others cannot. This skill takes a few years to develop,
but it is really all about two things: knowledge of the vehicle system and an
understanding of the importance of a logical diagnostic process. In this book,
I have therefore included some basic technologies (as a reminder) and then
examined appropriate diagnostic techniques.
This book is the third in the “Automotive Technology: Vehicle Maintenance and
● Automobile Mechanical and Electrical Systems
● Automobile Electrical and Electronic Systems
● Automobile Advanced Fault Diagnosis
Ideally, you will have studied the mechanical and electrical book, or have some
experience, before starting on this one. This is the f rst book of its type to be
published in full colour and concentrates on diagnostic principles. It will cover
everything you need to advance your studies to a higher level, no matter what
qualif cation (if any) you are working towards.
I hope you f nd the content useful and informative. Comments, suggestions
and feedback are always welcome at my website: www.automotive-technology.
co.uk . You will also f nd links to lots of free online resources to help with your
The f nal chapter of this book contains lots of learning activities, questions,
diagnostic case studies and more. You can look at this at any time or wait until
you have studied the rest of the book.
Good luck and I hope you f nd automotive technology as interesting as I still do.