Driving Tests - Show Me, Tell Me

Safety check for driving test.

driving test safety checks inside car

At the start of your driving test the examiner will ask you two safety questions. These questions are known as "SHOW" and "TELL" questions. You will be asked to show how you would carry out a particular safety check, i.e. "how would you check your engine oil level?"

You will also be asked to "tell" for the second question, i.e. "how would you know the anti-lock brakes were not working properly? If you get one or both of these wrong you will get a minor driving fault, you will not fail the driving test for this.

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