US ARMY LIGHT WHEEL VEHICLE MECHANICMOS 63B SKILL LEVEL 3 COURSEWHEELED VEHICLE ENGINESSUBCOURSE NO. OD 1001United States Army Combined Arms Support CommandOrdnance Missile and MunitionsFort Lee, Virginia 23801-1511Eight Credit HoursGENERAL
The Wheeled Vehicle Engines subcourse, part of the Light Wheel Vehicle Mechanic MOS 63B Skill Level 3subcourse, is designed to teach the knowledge necessary to understand principles of operation, identify typesand components, and perform maintenance and troubleshoot internal combustion engines. Information isprovided on spark- and compression-ignition engines, engine inspection, and lubrication and cooling systems.The subcourse is presented in five lessons, each lesson corresponding to a terminal objective as indicated below.
Lesson 1: FUNDAMENTALS OF SPARK-IGNITION ENGINESTASK
: Describe the fundamentals of spark-ignition engines.
: Given information about the principles of operation, construction, and classification of spark-ignition engines.
: Solve 70 percent of the multiple-choice items covering fundamentals of spark-ignition engines.
Lesson 2: FUNDAMENTALS OF COMPRESSION-IGNITION ENGINESTASK
: Describe the fundamentals of compression-ignition engines.
: Given information about the construction and principles of operation of two- and four-stroke-cycle compression-ignition engines and the different types of compression-ignition engines.
: Solve 70 percent of the multiple-choice items covering fundamentals of compression-ignitionengines.i