This market leading Automotive Mechanics text has been completely updated with new and revised content covering all the most relevant developments in the Australian automotive industry. The eighth edition of May and Simpson's Automotive Mechanics Volume 1 covers principles, applications and general servicing requirements that relate to passenger and light commercial vehicles. With full-colour illustrations and photographs, it provides thorough coverage of the most relevant developments in the Australian automotive industry. This series addresses the requirements of the Automotive Industry Retail, Service and Repair Training Package (AUR05). A competency grid links the book's content to the training package's competencies to ensure teachers and students are meeting all necessary requirements. The two volumes of Automotive Mechanics encourage students' understanding by using practical explanations and design features such as safety tips, handy hints, review questions, technical terms and glossary.