# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 102921865

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Inspect clutch linkage, cables, levers, brackets, bushings, pivots, springs, and clutch safety switch.

Definition

Inspection should include

  • checking linkage for wear and cables for fraying
  • checking for missing springs
  • determining whether the vehicle will start without clutch pedal depressed
  • checking the clutch release for stick or bind
  • determining needed action.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the manufacture free travel guidelines?
  • What is the purpose of the clutch safety switch?
  • Where are the lube points on the transmission?