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HDMX 0108 - Mobile Hydraulics Advanced 2

Heavy Duty Mechanics Part-time Studies Course

School of Transportation

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Course Details

This advanced level 2 course prepares experienced technicians to diagnose and repair modern electronic hydraulic systems. Training begins with a brief review of hydraulic systems on mobile heavy equipment, with an introduction to load sensing pump operation and resolver networks. Troubleshooting methods are demonstrated using the manufacturer's hydraulic schematics to group and isolate the potential problems when symptoms such as improper speed, pressure, heat, noise, leaks and specific failures have been identified. This course covers causes of failures of cylinders, pressure relief valves, flow controls, directional controls, hydraulic pumps, motors, and other hydraulic accessories. Various types of hydraulic circuits are covered so the student develops a broader understanding of symbol (component) arrangements and feel comfortable explaining them. A detailed look at electronic controlled hydraulic systems on wheel loaders, bulldozers, and road graders (including the 160 M series grader) will give the student a better understanding of system operations and troubleshooting procedures. Company specific equipment problems with circuit description or schematics may be integrated into this course.

Prerequisite(s)

HDMX 0107 Mobile Hydraulics Advanced 1, or equivalent mobile hydraulic system experience.

Credits

0.0

Cost

$514.95

Fall 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 46321

Mon Nov 02 - Mon Dec 07 5 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Nov 02 - Dec 07 Mon/Wed 17:00 - 20:00 AIC

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$514.95

Notes

  1. CSA approved safety glasses and footwear is required. Footwear must be steel-toed, leather, ankle covering boots. Textbook: "Fundamentals of Service - Hydraulics" by John Deere is required and available at BCIT Burnaby bookstore. Prerequisite: HDMX 0107 Mobile Hydraulics Advanced 1, or equivalent mobile hydraulic system experience. Course is held at BCIT Annacis Island campus. No class held on Nov. 11th.

This course offering has been cancelled. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Diagnose advanced hydraulic systems efficiently and effectively
  • Repair hydraulic systems and components
  • Repair electronic hydraulic systems
  • Perform on-board diagnostic calibrations and use a systematic approach to fault code troubleshooting

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2018

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