# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 1733081899

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Interface with vehicle’s on-board computer.


Interfacing should include
  • connecting electronic technician (ET) software to the engine ECM for complete diagnostic evaluation
  • using PC-based software and scan tools
  • following manufacturer’s guidelines and troubleshooting process
  • determining needed action.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Although each manufacturer has a different set of software for their engine, what are the common system checks that all software systems analyze?

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.