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Comparing automatic and standard transmissions..................... 19 Parking brake................................................................................ 19 Turn signal lever............................................................................ 19 Lights............................................................................................ 20 Hazard light switch....................................................................... 20 Cruise control............................................................................... 20 Wipers and washer control........................................................... 20 Horn.............................................................................................. 20 Heater, defroster and air conditioning controls........................... 21 Foot pedals............................................................................... 21 Accelerator................................................................................... 21 Brake............................................................................................. 21 Anti-lock brakes....................................................................... 22 Clutch........................................................................................... 22 Control panel............................................................................. 22 The control panel......................................................................... 23 Pre-trip check............................................................................ 24 Periodic check........................................................................... 24 Checklist....................................................................................... 24 Tire tips......................................................................................... 25 Prepare for winter driving............................................................. 26 Driving and the environment.................................................... 26 Chapter 3

Signs, signals and road markings.............................................. 29 Signs.......................................................................................... 29 Regulatory signs........................................................................... 30 School, playground and crosswalk signs...................................... 31 Lane use signs.............................................................................. 31 Turn control signs......................................................................... 32 Parking signs................................................................................. 32 Reserved lane signs...................................................................... 32 Warning signs............................................................................... 33 Object markers............................................................................. 34 Construction signs........................................................................ 35 Information and destination signs................................................ 35 Railway signs................................................................................. 36 Signals....................................................................................... 36 Lane control signals...................................................................... 36 Traffic lights................................................................................... 37

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Learn to Drive Smart  

This guide is designed for new drivers in British Columbia. It is also helpful for experienced drivers who are new to British Columbia, taki...

Learn to Drive Smart  

This guide is designed for new drivers in British Columbia. It is also helpful for experienced drivers who are new to British Columbia, taki...