You must prepare for the test by studying the Auto Mechanical Work WAEC syllabus. The format, notes, and goals for the Auto Mechanical Work exam are all included.
The Auto Mechanical Work syllabus must be studied in order to be prepared for the exam. You can use it as a guide to help you decide which topics to read about. Additionally, there are notes on ideas that you ought to learn carefully.
Exam preparation without reference to the Auto Mechanical Work syllabus is equivalent to visiting a farm without your farm equipment. You won’t be effective in the end.
Make sure to use the syllabus when you start your exam preparations.
The West African Examination Council’s Auto Mechanical Work syllabus and suggested textbooks are included in this section (WAEC).
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WAEC Auto Mechanical Work
Papers 1, 2, and 3 are the three required papers that must all be taken. Papers 1 and 2 must be taken together as a composite paper in one session.
Paper 1: There will be forty multiple-choice objective questions in this section, and you will have 45 minutes to complete them all for 40 points.
Paper 2 will include two portions, A and B, which must be completed in two hours and fifteen minutes for a total of 80 points.
Section A: This will include 10 brief, structured questions that you have 30 minutes to answer for 20 points.
Five essay questions will make up Section B. Candidates must respond to any four questions in 1 hour and 45 minutes to receive 60 points.
Paper 3: This practical test will last for two and a half hours. There will be two required questions totaling 80 marks.
Schools must receive a list of required materials at least two weeks before the test date so that they can purchase the necessary supplies and make any necessary preparations.
Alternative to Practical
In the alternative, the Council may consider assessing candidates’ level of theoretical proficiency with the practical skills outlined in the syllabus in the case that materials for the real practical test cannot be obtained.
There will be two sets of mandatory questions for this alternate test, which must be answered in 112 hours for a total of 80 points.
WAEC Auto Mechanical Work Syllabus
- Workshop safety and regulations
- Tools and equipment
- Vehicle layout
- Automobile Engine
- Transmission system
- Suspension system
- Steering system
- Engine lubrication system
- Cooling system
- Fuels and combustion
- Fuel component system
- Manifold and air cleaner
- Braking system
- Wheels and Tyres
- Workshop management and enterprise
7. LIST OF FACILITIES AND MAJOR EQUIPMENT/MATERIALS REQUIRED:
|ITEM NO.||EQUIPMENT||QUANTITY REQUIRED|
|1||Toolbox with lock||5|
|2||Ball pein hammer||5|
|3||Hacksaws with extra blades||10|
|4||300 mm engineer’s rule, socket, spanner sets, with ratchet and extension||10|
|5||6-32mm ring and flat spanners (combined)||5|
|6||Ring spanners (6-32mm)||5|
|7||Emery cloth (standard)||5|
|9||Flat spanners (6-32mm)||10|
|14||Spark plug cleaners||2|
|18||Tyre pressure gauges||5|
|23||Micrometre screw gauge||5|
|24||Dial gauge indicator with magnetic stand||2|
|25||Grinding machine with assorted wheels||1|
|26||A bench grinder with wheels||1|
|27||Valve grinding machine||1|
|Lubrication Bay/Tyre and Wheel Service|
|30||Compressor (single-phase motor-driven type complete with a spray gun, grease, hose)||1|
|31||Wheel balancing machine (rim 13 – 15)||1|
|32||Portable tyre inflator||1|
|34||Tyre changer complete with bead breaker||1|
|35||Tyre repair kit comprising rasp, scissors, tyre knife, sticher, wire brush, etc||2 sets|
|36||Service station set of the tool kit, plus special tools for removal of oil filter||2 sets|
|37||Pipe wrench, clamp/vice||2 sets|
|38||Wheel alignment gauge||1 set|
|39||Clutch alignment jig||2|
|40||Injector test machine||1|
|41||Pullersof different sizes||2|
|42||Workbench with vices||2|
|43||Portable engine hoist||1|
|General/Servicing and reconditioning|
|44||Bottle jack (hydraulic) light and heavy||1|
|45||Used vehicle tyres||1|
|50||Valve spring compressor (clamp)||2|
|51||Coil spring compressor (for suspension)||2|
|52||Torque wrench pre-set type||2|
|53||Torque wrench dial type||2|
|54||Piston ring compressor expander||2|
|56||Diagnostic testing machine (exhaust gas analyzer)||1|
|60||Complete engine, gearbox and final drive||1|
|62||Complete vehicle engine (petrol) (chart)||1|
|63||Complete vehicle engine (diesel) (chart)||1|
|64||Complete vehicle and chart||1|
SUGGESTED READING LIST
|1||Motor Vehicle Technology||J.A.DOLAN|
|2||Motor Vehicle Technology (Part 1,2,3 & 4)||S.C .MUDD|
|3||Automotive Mechanics||WILLIAM H.CROUSE and DONALD L. ANGLIN|
|4||Fundamentals of Motor Vehicle Technology||V.A.W HILLIER and PETER COOMBES|
|5||Automotive Mechanics For Schools and Colleges||ABA .N.EJEMBI and STEPHEN DAVID|
|6||The Automobile||HARBANS SINGH REYAT|