Tuition-Free Noncredit - Automotive Course
Noncredit Automotive courses are offered at the MiraCosta College Oceanside Campus, 1 Barnard Drive in Oceanside. These are introductory, hands-on, laboratory classes designed to acquaint students with the inner workings of automobiles. No experience is necessary.
Class Schedule - Spring 2013
|NCVOC50 Basic Auto Tune-Up|
|This Course covers the basic theory and operation of the internal combustion engine, including carburation, fuel injection, and ignition systems. It also introduces students to the fundamentals of emissions and emission controls as well as minor diagnoses and repair. The course emphasizes safety and the proper use of automotive testing equipment and hand tools and includes the inspection, maintenance, and minor servicing of the brake system and tires. At the end of this course, students will be able to perform an oil change, tune-up, and basic service on their own vehicles.|
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