Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. Jack Hirst
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  3. Jack Hirst
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About this book

Introduction

This text addresses the subject of engines, particularly the reciprocating piston engine and its related systems. Systems which are discussed include cooling and heating, spark ignition, air supply and exhaust, compression ignition systems, vehicle electronics, starter motors and battery systems.

Keywords

electronics Motor vehicle

Authors and affiliations

  • Jack Hirst
    • 1
  1. 1.Burnley CollegeUK

Editors and affiliations

  • Roy Brooks
    • 1
  1. 1.Bolton Institute of Higher EducationUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-12140-3
  • Copyright Information Macmillan Publishers Limited 1991
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-54388-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-12140-3
  • About this book
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