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Learner Driver Training And Testing On Freeways | K53 Blog

Both learner driver training and driving licence testing on freeways seem to have some anomolies as far as the K53 driving licence test is concerned (see link at the end of this blog post). Apparently learner drivers are not taught how to drive on a freeway, and it seems too that not all examiners (if any)...

K53 Procedure For Changing Lanes | K53 Blog

To help you remember the correct sequence for changing lanes (and also for turning), here is an explanation that includes the reasons for each step in the process. In practice, this would all take place in a matter of seconds, if there are no vehicles behind you. This is also what is required for safe...

Start Studying Early Enough To Pass First Time | K53 Blog

To increase your likelihood of passing the Learner’s Licence test first time, be sure to start studying early enough — several weeks before you are scheduled to write the test. To do this, you will obviously need to have bought the required study material in time too (manual/s or CD as...

Is Driving Barefoot Illegal In South Africa? | K53 Blog

Is it illegal to be driving barefoot in South Africa, or is it allowed? Several driving licence test examiners have apparently been giving applicants the instruction that they must wear shoes for their driving licence tests. What does the law say about this? That instruction is completely unfounded and not...

Driving Test For Automatic Vehicles | K53 Blog

Doing the K53 Driving Licence test with an automatic vehicle raises some questions about whether or not to select a gear manually for some of the manoeuvres, and whether to change to Neutral (N) or Park (P) when stopping at a Stop sign, or when parking, and so on. This page should help to clarify the...

New Driving Licence Laws Coming | K53 Blog Post

New South African Driving Licence laws are included in proposed amendments to the National Road Traffic Act that were announced in a Government Gazette on 8 June 2012. The proposed changes also affect the requirements for vehicle roadworthiness.   Summary of some of the proposed changes [Source:...

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