BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

Automotive Basics

AUTO 043

Paper Course

$ 163.00

Instructor: Joseph R Porter BS
Credits: 0.50

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This automotive course teaches students to perform basic auto maintenance and repair tasks on their own, such as fixing flat tires, changing oil, and maintaining a vehicle. A practical approach for saving money and time, this course also gives students the confidence to discuss complex auto problems with a mechanic.

Course Content:

1. You Can Maintain Your Own Vehicle
2. Balding At An Early Age
3. Oil: Easing The Daily Grind
4. The Electrical System: Lights, Battery, Action
5. Brakes: Coming To A Stop
6. Tune-up or Tune-Out
7. The Importance of Service

Paper Courses:

Assignments for this course can be submitted online or by mail, email, or fax. If you do not have reliable internet access the optional course packet includes bubble sheets to be mailed.
Required Materials Cost
   Auto 043 - DVD     Included in tuition
   Printed Course Packet     Included in tuition