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SHOW ME TELL/ ME QUESTIONS

SHOW ME:

Q. Show me how to check indicators are working.

A. Switch on hazard warning lights and walk round car checking.

Q. Show me how to check headlights.

A. Switch on dipped headlights and walk round car to check.

Q. Show me how to check your main beam is working.

A. Switch on headlights and push indicator stalk away from you and walk round the car to check.

Q. Show me how to wash and wipe front windscreen.

A. Pull wiper stalk towards to yourself and hold for a couple of seconds.

Q. Show me how to check the horn is working.

A. Press the horn.

Q. Show me how you would check your brake lights are working.

A. press the brake pedal and ask someone to check or check against a reflective substance. ie garage door etc.

Q. Show me how you would  de-mist your rear window.

A. Switch on heated rear window.

TELL ME:

Q. Tell me how you would know if the footbrake was not working properly.

A. It would feel soft and spongy and may pull to one side.

Q.  Tell me how you would know if the power steering is not working properly.

A. It would be heavier and harder to turn when the engine is running.

Q. Tell me how you would know if the handbrake is beginning to wear.

A. It would travel further up and would not hold the car stationary when on a hill.

Q. How would you know if there was a fault in the braking system.

A. The ABS light would come.

Q. How would you know if the tyres where illegal.

A. If the tread was lower than 1.6mm or has any cuts or bulges.

Q. How would you know how much air to put in the tyres.

A. Check handbook.

Q. how would you check how much air is in your tyres.

A. check with a tyre pressure gauge.  

Q. How would you know if the headrest is adjusted properly.

A. The middle of the headrest should be in line with the top of your ears.

Q. How would you check the engine coolant.

A. Open bonnet and point to engine coolant and say it should be between min/max

Q. How would you check oil level.

A. Point to dipstick and say take dipstick out clean it put it back in and take it out again and check it        is between min/max.

Q. How would you check your brake fluid level.

A. point to the brake fluid reservoir and say check it is between min/max.

 

NB: The examiner will ask you one question before you move off and one on the move.

example of these are:

put your window down.                                                       

blast your horn.                                             

wash and wipe your windscreen etc.