Product ID 09-300-004
This is an excellent primer for anyone that needs an introduction to automotive electronics. It covers basic electricity, solid-state electronics, charging systems, ignition system, emission control, computers and OBD diagnostics.
ASIA PST 78asia
Coverage: auto electronics solid state
Chapter 1 covers basic electric circuits, OHMs law, voltage, amperage, resistance, and magnetic fields
Chapter 2 introduces solid-state electronics, specifically diodes and transistor types. It includes how to test diodes and transistors with an Ohm meter now Digital Multi Meter (DMM).
Chapter 3 explains battery construction, charging and discharging process, alternators, voltage regulators (mechanical and solid-state)
Chapter 4 introduces primary and secondary ignition circuitry; this is followed by the electronic ignition systems along with functions and testing of the early systems
Chapter 5 covers the combustion process and the byproducts that require Emission control systems like PCV, EVAP, AIR, EGR, ThermAC, Catalytic Converters and more
Chapter 6 introduces logic and decision making, microprocessors, and computers
Chapter 7 On-Board Diagnostics Systems (OBD); its diagnostic capabilities, self testing
Chapter 8 introduces other electronic system developments like Keyless Entry, Knock Sensors, Wiper systems, Anti lock braking, and Trip computers
Industry Service Training
These books are easy to understand, and applicable to a single subject. The book information is more in depth than even their own service manuals. The books include the original mechanic's notes and we strongly suggest that you read those notes with great care!
These books were never distributed outside of the manufacturers product service training channel.