# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 102921877

CTE Resource Center - Verso

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Adjust drive pinion depth.


Adjustment should include

  • reference to manufacturer’s instructions in adjusting pinion depth
  • assurance that you have sufficient shims for adjusting pinion position.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the indication that the pinion needs to be adjusted?
  • How may wear patterns could you see when inspecting the pinion gear that require depth adjustment?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will read and analyze a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, evaluative, synthesizing, and critical-thinking questions before, during, and after reading texts.
  2. Analyze and synthesize information in order to solve problems, answer questions, and generate new knowledge.
  3. Analyze two or more texts addressing the same topic to identify authors’ purposes and determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Identify false premises in persuasive writing.
  6. Draw conclusions and make inferences about explicit and implied information, using textual support.