Automotive 102: Battery, Charging System & Starting System

An introduction to the battery, the vehicle charging system, and the vehicle starting system.

In this course we will be covering the battery more in depth as well as the basic anatomy of the battery itself. We will be covering the starting system including the starter and how that system works. We will also cover the the alternator including the anatomy. The tools used in the testing of these systems will be shown in the video and we will briefly show how to use these tools as well.

What you’ll learn

  • This course will provide a basic overview of the charging system, the starting system and the battery of a typical vehicle..
  • This course will demonstrate the use of an electrical load testing device and a volt ohm meter..

Course Content

  • Introduction –> 1 lecture • 3min.
  • The Battery, Volt Ohm Meter, and Load Testing. –> 3 lectures • 31min.
  • The Starter and Charging System –> 7 lectures • 1hr 7min.

Automotive 102: Battery, Charging System & Starting System

Requirements

In this course we will be covering the battery more in depth as well as the basic anatomy of the battery itself. We will be covering the starting system including the starter and how that system works. We will also cover the the alternator including the anatomy. The tools used in the testing of these systems will be shown in the video and we will briefly show how to use these tools as well.