# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 413971011

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Identify causes of transmission noise, shifting concerns, lockup, jumping- out-of-gear, overheating, and vibration problems.


Identification should include

  • following the manufacturer’s troubleshooting guide for proper transmission operation
  • determining needed action.
Possible causes may include
  • improper clutch adjustment
  • loss of fluid
  • broken clutch plate spring
  • low oil level
  • worn clutch control parts.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the cause of low/no transmission oil?
  • What are the signs of worn clutch disk/flywheel?

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.