Beginner Driver's Guide

How to Navigate a Parking Garage Fearlessly for the First Time

Parking garages are commonly used in most major cities to increase the number of available parking spaces. Parking garages can be found in a variety of designs, each requiring drivers to maneuver their vehicles through turns and obstacles. Parking your car in a parking garage for the first time can be a disorienting experience. The following steps will help prepare you for your first experience in a multi-story parking garage. 9 Steps to Confiden ...

Six Things to Know About International Driving Permits

If you want to drive a motor vehicle while you’re traveling abroad, you should get an international driving permit (IDP). When accompanied by your valid US driver’s license, your IDP will allow you to drive legally in over 150 countries that recognize it. It may also be required or recommended by many rental car agencies. Here’s everything you need to know about this helpful document that will allow you to get behind the wheel on your perfect busin ...

How To Check Your Oil In 10 Easy Steps

Checking your vehicle’s engine oil is a quick and simple maintenance project that almost any driver can do themselves. Even if you don’t feel up to the task of changing your own engine oil, chances are that you will be able to check it yourself. Most models should have an oil change about every three months or three thousand miles. In between your regularly scheduled oil changes, you can check your engine oil levels to ensure that it has not becom ...

When Should High Beam Headlights Be Used?

High beam headlights should be used at night, whenever you’re unable to see enough of the road ahead to drive safely. Low visibility at night can be scary for even the most experienced drivers. Why is driving after dark more dangerous? 90 percent of a driver’s reactions depend on acute vision, including depth perception, color recognition, and peripheral vision, all of which become severely limited at night. High-beam headlights shine at an angle t ...

DMV Road Test 2018: The Complete Guide To Help You Pass

DMV Road Test Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)What is a road test? When can I take it? What will I be tested on? Do I need an appointment? Where can I take the DMV road test? Who will be the road test examiner? What about the passing score? Can I retake it? How do I make sure I pass? How about the instruction permit and road test? What do I need to bring? How much does road test cost? What about driving privileges?What is a DMV road test? An ...

How to ⚡ Jump Start a Car

How to Jump Start a Car SafelyLocate a car with a good battery. Don’t be afraid to ask: other drivers will be more than happy to assist you in jump starting your vehicle. Position the other vehicle so that its front bumper is aligned with your front bumper. Leave a few feet of room because you’ll need to be able to move in between the cars. Make sure both vehicles are turned completely off before attaching the jumper cables to the ...

10 Upsetting Things People Forget When Taking A Driving Exam

Taking a driving test can be an exciting but stressful event in anyone’s life. So stressful, in fact, that you can forget even some of the basics when it comes to getting behind the wheel and hitting the road. There are also some things that people just are not aware of or don’t take into consideration when it comes to taking the road exam. Review some of the common things people forget when taking a driving exam and you will be well ...

How to Parallel Park: 10 Ridiculously Easy Parallel Parking Steps

Click here to startstep 2step 3finishCongratulations!You are now a parallel park master. Share     Tweet    PinSteps to Parallel Parking

15 Dreadful Mistakes That Prevent You From Passing Your DMV Test Today

Rolling Stops Improper Lane Changing Lack of Steering Control Distracted Driving Confusion at Four-Way Stops Improper Freeway Merging Driving Too Slowly Driving Too Fast for Conditions Changing Lanes in an Intersection Braking Too Hard Following Too Closely Driving Too Fast Parallel Parking Not Checking Mirrors Car FailThe practical on-the-road DMV test is the last step before getting your driving license, and it is important to prepare for i ...