Title - Hybrid Vehicle Systems Panel Trainer
Automotive Technology - Hybrid Vehicle Systems Panel Trainer
This is a computer-based instructional module that has been designed to introduce students to hybrid and electric vehicle systems.

The module incorporates hardware and curriculum materials with a sophisticated on-screen simulator.

The panel trainer provides the following features:
  • Mechanical and electrical power flow mimic
  • Dashboard with speed, RPM, ECO monitor and temperature displays
  • Brake and accelerator pedals
  • Gear shift control and park push button
  • Ignition and power push buttons
  • Gradient switch
  • Controls to adjust external, internal, cabin and coolant temperature
  • Terminals to make DC and AC circuit measurements
  • Hybrid transaxle featuring a planetary gear set
  • Scan tool to display diagnostic trouble codes
  • Manual or automatic fault insertion
Training Concepts:
  • Series, parallel and series parallel systems
  • Electric and plug-in vehicles
  • Brake systems
  • Electric motors
  • Storage devices
  • Hybrid engines
  • Cables, connectors, protection devices and controllers
  • Power control modules
  • Safety
  • Routine maintenance and repair
Activities Include:
  • Identify the operation and components of series and parallel hybrid systems
  • Identify the operation and components of series parallel hybrid systems, including the Toyota Prius
  • Identify the function of a hybrid transaxle (electronic continuous variable transmission)
  • Identify operation and components of electric and plug-in vehicles
  • Identify the operation and construction of electric traction motors
  • Recognize different storage devices and technologies
  • Identify the function of an Atkinson cycle engine and variable valve timing
  • Identify safety precautions, PPE, tools and equipment
  • Investigate the operation of a series parallel system
  • Use a Multimeter to investigate a hybrid electrical circuit
  • Use an oscilloscope to investigate alternating current waveforms
  • Troubleshoot faults in a series parallel system
  • Understand towing and jump starting procedures
  • Understand procedures for safe working on high voltage systems
  • Understand how to ensure that a hybrid vehicle is ‘off’
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Product: Automotive Technology - Hybrid Vehicle Systems Panel Trainer
Code: 756-01
Please call Pullman Academic on +61 3 9557 7993 or email info@pullmanacademic.com.au if you would like to order the Hybrid Vehicle Systems Panel Trainer or to discuss any of Pullman Academic's products.