Introduction to Hybrid and Electric Vehicles:

Gary Smith (World Pac) 4 hours

Theory of Operation, Hybrid and EV Basic Scan Data and Diagnosis

  • Learn the Theory of Hybrid and EV operation and various component functions
  • Look at how Hybrid batteries work and how to use scan data and other methods to diagnose cells
  • Learn how the power gets to the wheels, through the planetary gear sets and motors in the Hybrid transmission
  • Identify and understand Mild Hybrids, Full Hybrids, PHEV’s and other configurations
  • Look at Basic diagnostics for inverters, Motor/Generators, and Hybrid Controls
  • Look at maintenance opportunities that may not exist on non-electric vehicles