Honda Professional Auto Career Training (PACT)
PACT1210 | Dealer Service Systems | Lec/Lab (3 Credits)
Introduction to dealership systems: repair order writing, dealership management training, and Honda Interactive Networking systems. Emphasis will be on vehicle inspection techniques; utilization of Honda scan tools in troubleshooting advanced computer controlled vehicles.
PACT1220 | Body Electrical Systems | Lec/Lab (4 Credits)
Theory of operation and diagnostic principles of Honda/Acura chassis and body electrical systems. On-vehicle component testing with the latest scan tools, digital multi-meters, lab scopes, and factory electrical schematics.
PACT1230 | Advanced Brakes & Suspension Systems | Lec/Lab (3 Credits)
Theory of operation and diagnostic principles of Honda/Acura brake/suspension systems. ABS (Anti-lock braking system), traction control systems, advanced steering stability systems, pre-alignment inspections. 4-wheel alignment, suspension & steering systems, component repair and replacement, troubleshooting vibration, noise, and harshness concerns.
PACT2110 | Drivetrain Systems | Lec/Lab (7 Credits)
Theory of operation and diagnostic principles of Honda/Acura drivetrain systems. Differentials, CV and universal joints, manual transmissions, transfer cases, automatic transmissions. System maintenance, periodic service, and on-vehicle diagnosis. Disassembly, inspection, and assembly of system components. CVT transmission and hybrid transmission.
PACT2120 | Heating & Air Conditioning | Lec/Lab (2 Credits)
Theory of operation and diagnostic principles of Honda/Acura air conditioning and heating systems. Refrigeration system service, control system repair, heater service, automatic heating/AC systems, component testing, environmental issues, and troubleshooting the various systems.
PACT2131 | PACT Internship 1 | Internship (4 Credits)
Cooperative, paid on-the-job training. Preparation providing real life job skills and work habits in a variety of automotive areas.
PACT2210 | Engine Diagnostics & Repair | Lec/Lab (3 Credits)
Hands-on repair of the Honda/Acura Engines. Service procedures include cooling system repair, lubrication system repair, intake systems repair, exhaust repair, engine testing, engine replacement, engine disassembly, cleaning and measurement, cylinder head diagnostics, timing belt/chain replacement 4cyl, 6cyl, 8cyl.
PACT2220 | Engine Performance Repair | Lec/Lab (6 Credits)
Hands-on repair of the Honda/Acura fuel and computerized engine control systems. Service procedures include: fuel pressure testing, fuel injector testing, exhaust gas analysis, advanced scan tool usage, and on-vehicle diagnostics. Advanced diagnostics, including hands-on repair of the Honda/Acura engine control systems. Service procedures include: on- vehicle diagnostics of Honda/Acura including advanced computer control systems, networking communication, emission control systems, and test drive diagnostic techniques.