# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 493159112

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Install pump.


Installation should include

  • removing old pump per service instructions
  • determining reusability or cause of failure
  • flushing hydraulic system if necessary
  • installing new pump and mounting seals
  • filling pump with proper oil reconnecting pressure line
  • cycling hydraulics slowly to purge air from the system.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why does a hydraulic pump need to be primed?
  • Why is a pump's suction line usually made in two pieces connected by a rubber sleeve?

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.