Recommended Practice

Training Syllabus to Instruct/Prepare for the ASE Transit Bus Steering and Suspension Test


This Recommended Practice provides guidelines for establishing a standardized bus maintenance training program related to the ASE certification syllabus for transit bus and coach suspension and steering maintenance.

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Document Number Version Publication Date Publication Related Information
APTA BTS-BMT-RP-006-16 10/06/2016 Published Current


Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) H6, bus, certification, steering, suspension, tires, training, transit, wheel alignment, wheels


This Recommended Practice provides transit bus maintenance training and transit bus maintenance departments with typical information to evaluate, develop or enhance current training programs for the diagnosis, repair and maintenance of transit bus steering and suspension systems. In addition, this document allows departments to instruct/prepare transit bus technicians and mechanics for the H6 National Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Transit Bus Suspension and Steering Test. Individual operating agencies should modify these guidelines to accommodate their specific equipment and mode of operation.

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