Knowledge of Overhauling Light Vehicle Steering and Suspension Units


Unit Reference Number:     D/601/3738

Learning OutcomesAssessment Criteria
1Understand how to overhaul light vehicle steering and suspension units1.1Light vehicle steering and suspension unit components
1.2Describe the construction and operation of light vehicle steering and suspension units
1.3Explain how to prepare, use and assess all of the overhauling equipment
1.4Explain how light vehicle steering and suspension units are dismantled, overhauled and reassembled
1.5Explain common symptoms, causes and faults found in light vehicle steering and suspension units
1.6Explain methods used to identify steering and suspension unit faults
1.7Explain how to examine, measure and make suitable adjustments to light vehicle steering and suspension components
1.8Explain how to evaluate and interpret test results found in diagnosing light vehicle steering and suspension unit faults and compare with manufacturers specifications and settings
1.9Explain how to evaluate the operation of components and systems following overhauling units to confirm system performance