Here is a complete text and reference for students and professional technicians on the operating principles and service requirements of automotive electrical and electronic systems. This new edition has been updated to include such new topics as the illustrated use of handheld clamp meters, capacitance type battery meters as now recommended by GM and Daimler-Chrysler, and tone generator circuit testers. The emphasis is on expert diagnostic procedures for each component covered. This volume, part of Prentice Hall's Multimedia Series in Automotive Technology, contains the following features: CD-ROM with live action video, animation test bank questions with answers, scope waveform library, and a comprehensive glossary. Free access to a website with ASE-type questions allows readers to study for the ASE tests at their own pace. A worktext with more than 100 lab sheets. The use of photo sequences throughout this book.Halderman, James D. is the author of 'Diagnosis and Troubleshooting of Automotive Electrical, Electronic, and Computer Systems', published 2000 under ISBN 9780130799791 and ISBN 0130799793.