The driving safety of a motor vehicle depends largely on the steering. Reliable steering at high speeds is required, together with easy manoeuvrability. This course will introduce the development of steering system technology and will cover steering racks and boxes, power steering overview, steering geometry, advanced wheel alignment, hydraulic power steering, and electric power steering. Learners will also gain an understanding of the new 3D wheel alignment system from Bosch.
CPD Credit Value
Institute of the Motor Industry
What do I recieve?
You will be able to:
- Describe the components that make up the steering system.
- Understand how light vehicle steering systems operate.
- Understand how to check, replace and test light vehicle steering units and components.
- Understand how to diagnose and rectify faults in light vehicle steering systems.
Who is this for?
Vehicle technicians who are just starting out in the industry or those who have been working for some time and want to consolidate their experience.
CPD Credit Value 9
Course Duration 8 hours