# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 954838354

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Diagnose automatic transmission problems.


Diagnosis should include
  • reference to manufacturer troubleshooting guidelines for all troubleshooting
  • verification of customer complaint, using the three Ws:
    • When did you first notice the issue?
    • Where were you when it occurred?
    • What did you feel, smell, and hear?

Process/Skill Questions

  • What automatic transmission problems should be addressed immediately, before the vehicle is driven again?
  • What different smells might be associated with transmission problems?

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.