# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 215305671

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Check fluid leaks.

Definition

Checking should include

  • inspecting drive axle housing cover plates, gaskets, sealants, vents, magnetic plugs, and seals
  • confirming proper oil levels in the housing
  • making repairs as needed.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why is it important to check for fluid leaks on the housing?