Show me tell me
Show me tell me – questions and answers
A. information in the manufactures guide,use a reliable pressure gauge,check when they are cold and don’t forget the spare.
A. operate the brake pedal, make use of reflections in windows or garage doors, etc, or ask someone to help you check.
A. identify reservoir, check the level against the high / low markings.
A. identify the high / low markings on the header tank and describe how to fill to the correct level.
A. identify dipstick / oil level indicator, describe how to check level against the min / max markers.
A. identify the reservoir and explain how to check the level.
A. set the relevant controls including; fan, temperature, air direction / source and heated screen to clear windscreen and windows.
A. identify / operate the switch, then walk around the vehicle, check front & rear.
A. operate control to wash / wipe the windscreen.
A. operate switch (turn on dipped headlights first) check warning light & explain that they should only be used in fog.
A. apply foot brake, demonstrate by applying the parking brake so that when it is fully applied it secures itself, and its not at the end of its working travel.
A. adjust the head restraint so the rigid part is at least as high as your eyes or top of the ears & close to the back of the neck.
A. apply the hazard warning switch (or indicator switch) and check all functioning indicators.
A. brakes should not feel spongy or slack. brakes should be tested as you set off. The car should stop. vehicle should not pull to one side.
A. if the steering becomes heavy the system may not be working properly. before starting a journey move the wheel left & right to check for assistance.
A. a warning light should illuminate if there is a fault.
A. depress the horn.
A. no cut and bulges, 1.6mm of tread depth across the central 3/4 of the width of the tyre and around the entire circumference.
A. operate switch and check the main beam warning light.