Frames and Suspension

Course Code APMC-306
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open

This course is designed to familiarize the apprentice motorcycle technician with the dynamic aspects of the motorcycle rolling chassis. Wheel design will be studied, with attention given to construction, strength, run-out, tire sizing, loading, and balancing. Factors affecting motorcycle stability will be investigated, with front and rear suspension tuning, wheel alignment, steering components, frame alignment, and chassis maintenance being the main focus.