Penn Foster

925 Oak Street, Scranton, PA 18515

Program Details

The Motorcycle Repair Technician program, offered by Penn Foster, consists of eight Instruction Sets. Students begin by studying the types of motorcycles and ATVs for repair. Students are taught motorcycle and ATV engine configurations. Included in the curriculum is two and four-stroke engine operation. Students study the basic components, as well as compression and ignition. Students also learn the advantages and disadvantages of two-stoke engines.

Students in the Motorcycle Repair Technician program should learn lubrication and cooling systems, fuel systems, clutch types, drive systems, and how to replace transmissions. Students learn how to remove engine and top end components and how to install an engine. Students remove external engine components and work with lower end reassembly.

In Electrical Fundamentals, students are taught the AC and DC currents and electrical measurement. Students are taught the operation of charging and ignition systems, including maintenance and troubleshooting.

Students learn about warning gauges, special accessory circuits, steering systems, anti-lock braking systems, and wheel assemblies.

By completing this motorcycle repair program through Penn Foster, students should know the necessary maintenance, inspection, and troubleshooting techniques for a motorcycle repair technician.

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    Penn Foster Career School, Penn Foster High School, and Penn Foster College are nationally accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC), recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

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