Heavy Motor Vehicle

Left turn

Left turn

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1. Check rear-view mirrors and blind spot to the left.

2. Signal intention.

3. Check blind spot to the left.

4. Steer to and position vehicle in appropriate lane.

5. Check rear-view mirrors.

6. Decelerate.

7. Select correct gear.

8. Check blind spot to the left.

9. Steer into appropriate lane.

10. Check rear-view mirrors whilst turning to ensure safe follow through of vehicle round the bend.

11. Accelerate smoothly.

12. Cancel signal.

13. Check rear-view mirrors.

Note A:

Only one attempt will be allowed.

Note B:

This manoeuvre only commences once the vehicle is in motion, therefore should the vehicle stop afterhaving moved off for any reason before the manoeuvre is completed a circle shall be drawn around ablack block ”no att.” and the test discontinued.

Note C:

Vehicles C1, shall not touch the centre line and shall keep left of such line.

If C1 vehicle touch the boundary lines or centre line, they shall be marked as follows:

LEFT TURN

Mount kerb/T. line ............................................

the test will be discontinued

Note D:

Vehicles C, EC and EC1 may not touch the outer boundary lines of this manoeuvre.

If C, EC and EC1 vehicles touch the boundary lines, they shall be marked as follows:

LEFT TURN

Mount kerb/T .line ............................................

the test will be discontinued.

Note E:

This manouevre is completed when the steering axle of the drawing vehicle, is on the left-hand side ofthe road, adjacent to the 45° line, where it meets the broken center line.


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