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Rack and Pinion and Parallelogram Steering Systems
STE03v

Course format: Virtual instruction with posttest
I-CAR Credit Hours: 3 hours
Estimated Duration: 4 hours
Pricing
Gold Class: $114.00
Platinum: $114.00
Standard: $138.00

This course helps satisfy ProLevel training requirements for the following roles:
Estimator
Steel Structural Technician
Aluminum Structural Technician
Electrical/Mechanical Technicians
Auto Physical Damage Appraiser

This course is an Annual Training option for the following roles:
Estimator
Steel Structural Technician
Aluminum Structural Technician
Non-Structural Technician
Electrical/Mechanical Technicians
Auto Physical Damage Appraiser

  • Identify parts of steering wheel and column systems
  • Know how to diagnose steering wheel and column damage
  • Identify parallelogram steering systems and operation
  • Identify rack and pinion steering systems and understand surrounding inspection and repair considerations
  • Analyze collision damage to power steering and understand surrounding repair considerations

Module 1 – Steering Wheel and Column
The course opens with an introduction to steering wheel and column parts and safety features. The student will learn procedures for steering wheel removal and installation as well as repair recommendations through detailed imagery and instructor-led discussions.

Module 2 – Parallelogram Steering Systems
The second module of the course continues with a look into the operation of parallelogram steering systems and operation. The student will receive information on inspection and installation of various parts in parallelogram steering systems. Descriptive photography will aid in illustrating concepts in this module.

Module 3 – Rack and Pinion Steering Systems
HD-quality videos and instructor-led discussions in the third module focus on an overview of rack and pinion steering systems. The student will learn about different rack and pinion parts as well as inspection procedures relating to each type.

Module 4 – Power Steering
The course concludes with presentation, images, and videos depicting information on power steering and considerations for repair. Other topics in this module include inspection and diagnostic methods used for damage analysis.