# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 1765491442

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Check fuel system for air.


Checking should include
  • priming and bleeding fuel system
  • following manufacturer’s procedure for removing air from the fuel system
  • installing in-line clear tube to view air trapped in the fuel lines
  • verifying operation of manual or electric priming pump.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What problems will air in the fuel system cause?
  • Should a fuel filter be installed empty or filled with fuel?

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.