# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Small Engine Repair Task 1325974018

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Evaluate valve clearance.

Definition

Evaluation should include
  • measurement and/or adjustment of clearance using feeler gauges, according to manufacturer’s specifications
  • valve guide clearance.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Where would one look in the manual to determine the valve clearance?
  • Why is it important to evaluate the clearance?
  • What would happen if one does not ensure the proper clearance?

Other Related Standards

Common Career Technical Core

AG-PST3

Service and repair AFNR mechanical equipment and power systems.