FindFindarrow_forward

Automotive Technology

7th Edition
ERJAVEC + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage,
ISBN: 9781337794213

Solutions

Chapter
Section
FindFindarrow_forward

Automotive Technology

7th Edition
ERJAVEC + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage,
ISBN: 9781337794213
Chapter 16, Problem 1SA
Textbook Problem
647 views

How will an electrical circuit behave if there is a short in the circuit?

To determine

The behaviour of an electric circuit, if there is any short in it.

Explanation of Solution

The short circuits were also referred as low resistance circuits. If there is any short existing in the circuit, it causes unparallel legs or a path to be built into the circuit. These unintended paths increase the flow of current into the circuit. Due to this high current, the circuit becomes uncontrollable and can damage the entire electrical system of the vehicle. The reasons for occurring shorts in the electrical system is perhaps due to loose wire connection, damaged wires insulation, and improper wiring or careless installation of accessories.

The Solution to Your Study Problems

Bartleby provides explanations to thousands of textbook problems written by our experts, many with advanced degrees!

Get Started

Chapter 16 Solutions

Automotive Technology
Show all chapter solutions
add

Additional Engineering Textbook Solutions

Find more solutions based on key concepts
Show solutions add
Why is an object said to have greater semantic content than an entity?

Database Systems: Design, Implementation, & Management

Explain why database design is important.

Database Systems: Design, Implementation, & Management

For gases under certain conditions, there is a relationship between the pressure of the gas, its volume, and it...

Engineering Fundamentals: An Introduction to Engineering (MindTap Course List)

If your motherboard supports ECC DDR3 memory, can you substitute non-ECC DDR3 memory?

A+ Guide to Hardware (Standalone Book) (MindTap Course List)

tethering a. text-based name that corresponds to the IP address of a server that hosts a website b. website or ...

Enhanced Discovering Computers 2017 (Shelly Cashman Series) (MindTap Course List)