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Diesel Technology - Advanced Diesel

Advanced Diesel Overview

 

Advanced Diesel

The objective of our Advanced Diesel course is to provide students with the training to repair and diagnose problems on diesel engines. Students work on Peterbilt and Kenworth heavy-duty trucks and learn to inspect, repair, and perform preventive maintenance.

Course Objectives

Students study:

  • Model identification and warranty
  • Windshield removal and replacement
  • Kenworth and Peterbilt systems
  • Air systems
  • Hood and door adjustments
  • Starting and charging systems
  • Fan clutch
  • Front-ends
  • Brakes
  • Rockwell and Eaton ABS
  • Federal brake inspection
  • Detroit and Cummins electronics

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Campuses that offer Advanced Diesel

Other Specialties in the Diesel Technology Core*

Important Consumer Information and Disclosures

  • For information on graduation rates, the median debt of students who complete this program and more, please view the Laramie Campus Program Disclosures.
  • Laramie Completion rates for this program*:
    • For those full-time students who enrolled in this program July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2013, 68.7% completed within 100% of the program length. (Calculation utilized - number of full-time students in enrollment cohort who completed within 100% program length, divided by the number of full-time students in enrollment cohort)
    • For those full-time students who enrolled in this program July 1, 2012 - June 30, 2013, 71.3% completed within 150% of the program length. (Calculation utilized - number of full-time students in enrollment cohort who completed within 150% program length, divided by the number of full-time students in enrollment cohort)

* For information regarding assumptions made in establishing these completion rates, click here

* Not all courses and specialties offered at all locations.


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