# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 2095148560

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Verify instrument cluster operations using recommended electronic service tool(s).


Verification should include

  • determining and interpreting diagnostic trouble codes (DTC)
  • following symptom-based troubleshooting
  • referring to services materials and manufacturer guidelines.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What advantages do factory scan tools have over after-market tools?
  • What steps must be taken after receiving an error message?
  • Why did manufacturers begin to implement controller area network (CAN or CAN bus) systems?

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.