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Automotive Technician Certification Test Preparation Manual, 4th Edition

  • Don Knowles
  • ISBN-10: 1428321012
  • ISBN-13: 9781428321014
  • 704 Pages | Paperback
  • Previous Editions: 2007, 2001, 1997
  • COPYRIGHT: 2013 Published
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About the Product

One of the most trusted test preparation guides in the industry, AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATION TEST PREPARATION MANUAL, 4th Edition, will help to prepare users for the A1-A8 and L1 ASE certification exams. The guide is highly effective in covering need-to-know information to help users pass their exams. Each chapter opens with a pretest to explore the depth of preparation that is going to be required to become familiar with the information in the chapter. Next the manual describes each ASE task and the essential content related to the task. Finally, each chapter ends with ASE style exam questions which mimic the questions found on actual ASE tests. The end result: is a powerful test preparation tool, filled with updated task list theory, practice tests, and abundant, demonstrative graphics, which will arm users with the knowledge they need to master the ASE certification exams.


  • Practice questions match the latest ASE task lists to give users an accurate expectation of the content they will be required to know.

  • Answers to pretest questions and helpful analyses at the end of each chapter provide users with faster access to accurate information.

  • Supportive "Hints" throughout each chapter help users work through the process of determining the correct answers to the questions.

About the Author

Don Knowles

Don Knowles has been writing automotive training materials for over 28 years, with 54 textbooks to his credit, as well as student manuals, training CDs, and short articles for service bulletins. He was previously employed as an automotive instructor at the Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology (SIAST) Palliser Campus, where he produced over 60 automotive training videos and wrote a computer-assisted instruction (CAI) program to coordinate with each video. Mr. Knowles is currently the owner and manager of Knowles Automotive Training, a company focused exclusively on the preparation of automotive training materials and an educational member of the Automotive Service Association (ASA). An ASE certified Automotive Technician, he has also been a member of the Society of Automotive Engineers for over 30 years, and is a member of the North American Council of Automotive Teachers (NACAT).