# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Small Engine Technology II Task 679312144

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Remove, clean, and inspect starter/generator pulley and belt.

Definition

Inspection should include checking the pulley, the key way, and the belt for wear, according to manufacturer’s specifications and instructor’s guidelines.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why would the starter/generator pulley and belt need cleaning and inspecting?
  • What problems could this inspection prevent?
  • Why do we clean before inspecting?