Drive-Train Technology

The aim of this one-day vehicle drive train course is to provide an understanding of the fundamentals of the systems and components which connect the engine to the road wheels. The course will also provide the technician with the knowledge necessary to diagnose and repair drive train faults.
It will also concentrate on the new technologies that compose this system.

Course Content

  • The physics of drive train
    Definition of force, torque, friction, pascal’s law and pressure, spring rate
  • Drive train components
    The clutch, operating principle, clutch components, dual mass flywheels, principle of operation, servicing & repair
  • Clutch Diagnostic
  • Differentials
    Principle of operation, types of differential
  • Technical update
    Concentric slave cylinders, flexible flywheels, automatic manual transmission, sensodrive, sequential gearbox, four/all wheel drive

Get in touch for course dates & booking info


Open Mon-Fri, 8.00am - 5.30pm and Sat 8am - 1.30pm
FMP Motor Factors, Unit 1, St John's Court, Upper Fforest Way,
Swansea Enterprise Park SA6 8QQ

Port Talbot

Open Mon-Fri, 8.00am - 5.30pm and Sat 8am - 12.30pm
FMP Motor Factors, Unit 30, Baglan Industrial Park,
Port Talbot, SA12 7DJ