Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
10-602-124 057544 Steering and Suspension Systems
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description10-602-124 STEERING AND SUSPENSION SYSTEMS ...this course focuses on developing the skills needed to diagnose, service and repair steering and suspension components such as ball joints, control arms, shocks, struts, inner and outer tie rod ends. Additionally, steering and suspension safety, tire types and ratings, wheel balance, and wheel alignment procedures. (Corequisite: 10-602-101 Auto Service Operations)
Total Credits3
Prior Learning Assessments
Course Competencies
  1. Demonstrate professionalism appropriate for the auto service industry
  2. Explain general suspension and steering systems
  3. Diagnose general suspension and steering systems problems
  4. Explain steering systems
  5. Perform diagnosis and repair of Steering Systems
  6. Explain suspension systems
  7. Perform Suspension Systems Diagnosis and Repair
  8. Explain wheel alignment
  9. Perform Wheel Alignment Diagnosis and Adjustment
  10. Explain wheel and tire assemblies
  11. Diagnose wheel and tire assemblies