# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 1099367316

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Inspect thermostatic cooling fan system (i.e., hydraulic, pneumatic, and electronic) and fan shroud.

Definition

Inspection should include

  • verification of fan clutch type
  • verification of proper operation of the fan clutch
  • visual inspection of the fan shroud for broken or missing pieces.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What occurs when a viscus style fan clutch fails to engage?
  • What effect does the fan have on the cooling system?