Glasgow Pupils Revision Area

 

Turn in the Road

Look all around before moving off and give way to other vehicles and pedestrians. Keeping the car slow using clutch control and turn the wheel quickly, as you get near the kerb turn back quickly. If you are going to hit kerb do parts 2 and 3 again.

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Reverse Procedure (tight).

Go back slowly until you see the black line in side window level with end of kerb, stop and look over right hand shoulder. If safe start moving and turn full lock left (1 and a half turns). When you see kerb in rear window, stop and look again, start moving and turn a half turn right. When you see red tape in rear window touch kerb, stop, look all about then start moving and turn 1 turn right to straighten up. As soon as you straighten up glance in left hand side mirror to see if you need to move nearer to the kerb. If it goes wrong you can pull forward and straighten up.

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Reverse Procedure (bendy)

Go back slowly until you see the end of the side window on the end of the kerb. Stop look all about and if safe start moving and turn one turn left. When you see the kerb reappear in the rear window stop and look all about again and if safe start moving and turn a quarter turn right. When the red tape in rear window touches kerb, stop and look again and if safe start moving and turn three quarters of a turn right to straighten up. Glance in left hand side mirror to see if u need to move in or out from kerb. You can pull forward and straighten up if needed.

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Reverse Parking

Go back slowly until you see the black line in side window level with the end of the parked car, stop and look all about. If safe turn the wheel one turn left until you see the black tape in the corner of rear window touch kerb, stop and look all about again. If safe move and turn one and a quarter turn's right, glance in side mirror to see if you need extra quarter's right. When in and straight stop and look all about and if safe turn the wheel anti-clockwise to the top. You can pull forward and straighten up if needed.

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