Prerequisite: HET 107
Advisory: ENGL 035 or ENLA 100 or appropriate placement; READ 043 or appropriate placement
Transfers to: CSU
This course is designed to familiarize the students with the mechanical aspects of the Heavy Equipment diesel engines. Topics covered include engine terminology, designs, theory of operation, construction, disassembly, cleaning, components inspection, failure analysis, and reassembly. In addition, proper shop and personal safety, correct usage of shop and hand tools, precision measuring instruments, critical fasteners, and how to use manufacturer’s service specifications information will also be covered.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921