# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 2095148557

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Inspect frame and frame members for cracks, breaks, corrosion, distortion, elongated holes, looseness, and damage.


Inspection should include a visual check of the frame from the outside and inside for breaks, twists, loose bolts, and slotted holes. While under the vehicle doing the inspection, make sure to check the cross members.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Should broken cross members be repaired or replaced? Explain.
  • Should a cracked frame be welded? Explain.
  • What could cause a twisted frame?