# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Diesel Equipment Technology III Task 954838362

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Identify causes of drive axle wheel bearing noise.

Definition

Identification should include

  • performing inspection of oil for contamination
  • determining proper bearing adjustment, using a dial indicator
  • checking for damage performing needed action.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the allowable end play for a wheel bearing?
  • How do you determine you have a failing wheel bearing and race/cup?