AGRI 2301 - AGRICULTURAL POWER UNITS

Fundamentals of internal combustion engines: gasoline, diesel, and liquefied petroleum. Maintenance and adjustments of the electrical, ignition, fuel, lubricating, and cooling systems of agricultural power machinery. 32 lecture hours + 32 laboratory hours

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Recount the operating fundamentals of both four-stroke and two-stroke internal combustion engines
  • Demonstrate ability to disassemble and reassemble small single cylinder gasoline engine
  • Identify important points in maintenance of an internal combustion engine
  • Discuss considerations when selecting a lubricating fluid or grease

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3