# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 701262832

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Inspect two-plate clutch pressure plate, clutch discs, intermediate plate, and drive pins/lugs.

Definition

Inspection should include

  • checking pads for wear and discoloration
  • checking for missing and worn springs
  • checking condition of drive pins and lugs
  • determining needed action.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How will worn clutch pads affect operation?
  • What problem might a missing or broken spring cause during operation?