21 Automotive

Jennifer Baetz

Last update: Jan 29/24


Merlot Skills Commons (varies) by various

A word of warning about this site – some of what you find here is useless – for example, a document that describes what they are going to build rather than actual course materials. However, it is the archive of record for CTE and if you dig with specific keywords there is useful content.


Diesel Drivetrain Systems (CC BY)  by Thul, Travis

This course covers theory and operation of all drive system components including manual transmissions, automatic transmissions, clutches, drivelines and differentials. Other studies include component troubleshooting, inspecting, service, repair operations, removal, replacement and preventive maintenance practices.

Electric and Conventional Vehicles (Chalmers University of Technology) (MOOC) by Sven Andersson and Anders Grauers



The Best of Car Talk (podcasts are subject to copyright but links may be included) by NPR


Line A: Safe Work Practices  (CC BY) by Camosun College 

Safe Work Practices Competency A-3: Handle Hazardous Materials Safely(CC BY) by eCampus Ontario


A collection of video talks  about cars.

This chapter is adapted from Automotive in OER by Discipline Directory by Edited by Lauri M. Aesoph and Josie Gray.


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