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Modern motorcycle technology

Author: Ed Abdo
Publisher: Clifton Park, N.Y. : Delmar ; Andover : Cengage Learning [distributor], 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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"This book takes readers on an in-depth exploration of the internal and external workings of today's 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 safety measures, engine operation, internal combustion engines (2-stroke and 4-stroke), electrical fundamentals, and overall motorcycle maintenance,  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ed Abdo
ISBN: 9781111640644 1111640645
OCLC Number: 758983882
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction to Modern Motorcycle Technology.2. Safety First.3. Tools.4. Measuring Systems, Fasteners, and Thread Repair.5. Basic Engine Operation and Configurations.6. Internal Combustion Engines.7. Lubrication and Cooling Systems.8. Fuel Systems.9. Drives, Clutches, and Transmissions.10. Two Stroke Engine Top End Inspection.11. Two Stroke Engine Lower End Inspection.12. Four Stoke Engine Top End Inspection.13. Four Stroke Engine Lower End Inspection.14. Electrical Fundamentals.15. Charging Systems and DC Circuits.16. Ignition and Electric Starting Systems.17. Frames and Suspension.18. Brakes, Wheels, and Tires.19. Motorcycle Maintenance and Emission Controls.20. Motorcycle Troubleshooting.
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Takes you on an exploration of the internal and external workings of today's motorcycles. This book includes content on the motorcycle models and technology from today's top manufacturers. It  Read more...

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