# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 1649988405

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Replace electrical connector terminals, seals, and locks.

Definition

Replacing should include

  • identifying the various types of connectors found on the engine
  • performing both a visual, hands-on
  • evaluation of the electrical connectors on the engine
  • demonstrating the use of the service tools for repairing each type of connector.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are four different styles of electrical connectors?
  • What are the pros and cons of each?
  • Why do manufactures use different styles of electrical connectors on different components?

Related Standards of Learning

Science

PH.11c

The student will investigate and understand how to diagram, construct, and analyze basic electrical circuits and explain the function of various circuit components. Key concepts include
c. electrical power;