Even the most experienced drivers don’t always know all the new answers that can make driving easier. Of course if you are a new driver, you can save yourself a lot of time and trouble if you know some very simple but crucial driving tips. How to eliminate blind spots? How do you know when to stop as you parallel parking? What should you never do when making a left turn?
Even the most experienced drivers don’t always know all nuances that can make driving easier. Here are some tips to make you feel ease when driving, learn to avoid dangerous situations and become a confident driver.
Get to know your vehicle. New drivers get so excited at getting their fast car, all they want to do is drive. Make sure you know what every button and control is used for in order to drive safely.
Check your mirrors are adjusted correctly. If your mirror isn’t adjusted correctly, a blind spot may appear. A blind spot is part of the road where you can’t see. To eliminate some blind spots, adjust your side view mirror. Rear view should be adjusted so as to see the back window of your car entirely. Always adjust while in your normal driving position.Don’t drive in someone else’s blind spot. You might be smart and careful enough to check your blind spot, but there many people on the road and some of them may just ignore the blind spot rule and change lanes fast without looking. The best thing you can do to ensure your safety if you find yourself in a dangerous position, change it. A dangerous position is when you driving along to the right slightly behind another vehicle. You are likely to be on their blind spot. You can try going faster to be alongside or get in front of that car. If not, slow down behind him for the driver to see you in the side mirror.
Learn to feel here your wheels are. These will help avoid potholes and obstacles. Feeling your vehicle is the key to being able to control it and is crucial for safe driving.
Park guided by your windows and mirrors. You may still have questions like, when should I stop the car not to scratch it. When perpendicular parking, stop once you see the curb under the side mirror. This way the distance between the curb and the car will be minimal and you won’t scratch the bumper.
Lower you rear view mirror at night. Most of you don’t know that a rear view mirror has to modes, day mode and night mode. To avoid being blinded by a car behind you at night, pull down the lever under it.
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