What does it mean to ‘’Roll’’ on my Driver’s License test?

What does it mean to ‘’Roll’’ on my Driver’s License test?

Most students that fail their Driver’s License test is because they were marked on a “Roll’’ action. A ‘’Roll’’ means that your vehicle moved in the opposite direction of what the gear was selected. So this means that if you select the first gear your vehicle needs to move forward and if you select the reverse gear your vehicle needs to move backwards. If your vehicle moves in the opposite direction you will be marked on a ‘’Roll’’ and therefore fail your test immediately. This action can be marked during your drivers license Yard or Road test. The only way to prevent your vehicle from rolling is to have proper clutch…

TOP 10 Tips To Pass Your Driver’s License Test

TOP 10 Tips To Pass Your Driver’s License Test

    Here are a few tips to consider when you are in the process of doing your drivers licence test. Practice your clutch control properly and ensure that you have good control on your vehicle. This is the number one reason most students fail their driver’s license test. Preparation is key to any success. The more you know about the test the better prepared you will be and ultimately increase your chance to pass. Make sure that you understand what is expected and what you’re allowed and not allowed to do. What will result in an immediate fail and where you will lose points. Practice the Yard Test. The…

Automatic Vehicle vs Manual Vehicle for the Drivers Licence Test

Automatic Vehicle vs Manual Vehicle for the Drivers Licence Test

Automatic Vehicle vs Manual Vehicle for the Drivers Licence Test Finally the time has come for you to start your practical driver training and you have the tough decision of having to choose between an automatic car or a manual car for your driver’s license test. How do you possible make a decision? Both has their perks for sure, so this is what you need to consider. The very first time you get behind the wheel, a few things will certainly happen. You might have difficulty move off, keeping clutch control or even stopping successfully with a manual vehicle. Your nerves might be shot and you could freak out a…

The difference between Code 8 and Code 10

The difference between Code 8 and Code 10

We receive many calls each week from clients who have passed their Code 10 drivers licence. They request extra training on the Code 8 light motor vehicles though. Training and test requirements for the Code 10 drivers licence are not as intense as with the Code 08 drivers licence, making it easier to pass your drivers licence. This means that if you pass the Code 10 drivers licence you are also allowed to drive any code 8 light motor vehicle. Most students applying for the Code 10 drivers licence, do so in order to get a drivers licence and then gain experience on the code 8 light motor vehicles at a…

Top 5 reasons why most students fail their Drivers License test

Top 5 reasons why most students fail their Drivers License test

Top 5 reasons why most students fail their Drivers License test Whether you are about to start your Drivers License journey, or you have already started, there is a fair amount of uncertainty as to what to expect and this can make you nervous. You could have had a few driving lessons but you still lack confident in your own ability. You might have heard your friends say that you will fail your Drivers License on the first attempt. This is completely false. There are a few main areas you can focus on to avoid this embarrassment. The most common reason for failing a Drivers License test is a “roll’’ action…

7 Critical Reasons Why you need your drivers license NOW

7 Critical Reasons Why you need your drivers license NOW

7 Critical Reasons Why you need your drivers license NOW Kids, waiting until number 99 to focus only then on your Drivers License is for most part a big mistake and there are a few critical reasons as to why you (and mom & dad) need to focus on it rather sooner than later. Reason #1: Independence By the time you reach ages 17, it is time to start thinking of your independence. You needs the ability to move around without mom and dad constantly there. Surely you do not want to keep asking mom or dad to drive you around, right? The fact is that mom and dad is…

Drivers License: How to guide

Drivers License:  How to guide

Drivers License: How to guide You`ve got your Learners License and now it`s time for the next step: Driver License! This is what you do: 1. Book your Drivers License test Go to a traffic department: Please contact the office for date availability at different testing centers. You need to take the following: – South African ID/passport and a copy – Learners License and a copy – 4x Black+white ID photos – R228 Application fee Get an application form (Form DL1) and complete section A,B and D. You will need to do an eye test and pass the test for your application to be approved. If you have glasses or…