Auto Fundamentals leads students through the design, construction, and operation of all major automotive systems. It is intended for those who need a sound foundation in the basics of automotive technology. The information in this text is easy to understand and applicable to all vehicles. Eachautomotive system is explained in detail, starting with its basic function and progressing to the construction and operation of the individual components making up that system. This systematic approach helps students gain a thorough understanding of automotive components and systems. AutoFundamentals promotes pride in the trade and an awareness of the importance of the certified automobile technician. An entire chapter is devoted to exploring career opportunities and obtaining additional training in automotive technology.Martin W. Stockel is the author of 'Auto Fundamentals', published 2005 under ISBN 9781590703250 and ISBN 1590703251.