# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Small Engine Technology II Task 679312146

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Remove, clean, and inspect alternator.

Definition

Following manufacturer’s specifications and instructor’s guidelines, visual inspection should include checking for broken or loose components, burned wiring, and melted components.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why would the alternator need cleaning/inspecting?
  • What problems would we be looking for in a visual inspection?
  • What problems could this inspection prevent?