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Full-Frame Replacement

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

Prior Recommended Programs

  • Anti-Lock Brakes and Traction Control Systems (ABR01)
  • Air Conditioning (AIR01)
  • Brakes (BRA01)
  • Driveability Issues, No-Starts, and Emissions (DRE01)
  • Drivetrains and Engine Mounts (DRT01)
  • Fuel and Exhaust Systems (FUE01)
  • Heating and Cooling Systems (HEA01)
  • Measuring (MEA01)
  • Restraints (RES01)
  • Advanced Restraint Systems (RES02)
  • Tires and Wheels (STE01)
  • Suspension Systems (STE02)
  • Rack and Pinion and Parallelogram Steering Systems (STE03)

This course helps satisfy ProLevel training requirements for the following roles:
Electrical/Mechanical Technicians

This course is an Annual Training option for the following roles:
Electrical/Mechanical Technicians
Auto Physical Damage Appraiser

Did you know I-CAR offers this course in convenient, virtual delivery? You may satisfy this requirement by completing the Virtual course SPS06v.

  • Recognize full-frame replacement considerations
  • Describe mechanical and electrical considerations in full-frame replacement repairs
  • Identify parts and equipment for full-frame replacement repairs
  • Know how to safely remove and install the full-frame body

Module 1 – Full-frame Replacement Considerations
This module identifies damage analysis procedures and considerations for full-frame replacement repairs. The student will learn about mechanical information, electrical considerations, and equipment used for repairs.

Module 2 – Body Removal and Installation
The second module explains procedures for cab removal and installation. The student will also learn information on front body panels and pick-up boxes.

Module 3 – Frame Change
The final module describes mechanical and design considerations for engine removal. Considerations surrounding removal of fuel tanks, removal and replacement of exhaust systems, and front and rear suspension and steering are introduced in the third module.

Course outline containing topics and subtopics.