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Preventative Maintenance

Course Code TCMP-214
Lecture hours per week 2
Lab hours per week 2
Course Availability: Open

A preventive maintenance program should allow a vehicle owner to perform the least amount of repair maintenance while performing the routine maintenance that is necessary. Often if problems are caught and repaired early it can save equipment owner considerable funds. If problems are ignored the vehicle can become unsafe to operate jeopardizing the lives of others sharing the road with these unfit vehicles. As well the cost of making repairs on the road can be extremely costly to the owner. 
Students will learn the proper procedures and key points to check on commercial vehicles to perform various types of preventative maintenance inspections. 
In order to achieve these outcomes students will perform common maintenance schedules learned during this course.