1. Basics of Heating and Air Conditioning. 2. Heat Movement Theory. 3. Refrigerants and the Environment. 4. Moving Heat: Heating and Air Conditioning Principles. 5. Air Conditioning Systems. 6. Air Conditioning System Components. 7. Heating Systems. 8. Air Management Systems. 9. HVAC System Inspection and Trouble Diagnosis Procedures. 10. A/C System Inspection and Diagnosis. 11. Heating and Air Management Systems Inspection and Diagnosis. 12. HVAC System Electrical or Electronic Controls, Theory, Inspection, and Diagnosis. 13. Refrigerant Service Operations. 14. A/C System Repair. 15. Cooling System Theory. 16. Cooling System Inspection, Trouble Diagnosis, and Service. Appendix A: ASE Certification and Task List. Appendix B: Temperature-Pressure Charts. Appendix C: A/C Service Procedure Documents. Appendix D: EPA SNAP-Approved Refrigerants as Substitutes for CFC-12. Appendix E: Potential Compressor Problems with R-134a. Appendix F: EnglishMetric Conversion Table. Appendix G: Bolt Torque Tightening Chart. Appendix H: Full-Size Illustrations of Fittings. Appendix I: Refrigerant Numbering System. Glossary. Index.Birch, Tom is the author of 'Automotive Heating and Air Conditioning', published 2003 under ISBN 9780130993663 and ISBN 0130993662.