# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 413971009

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Identify causes of clutch noise, binding, slippage, pulsation, vibration, grabbing, dragging, and chatter problems.

Definition

Inspection should include

  • checking the clutch components
  • test driving the vehicle to verify operation
  • determining needed action.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What type of transmission/clutch is the vehicle equipped with?
  • What is the proper clutch pedal free travel?
  • What is the proper spacing between the clutch brake and release bearing?