Appropriate use of ancillary controls

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27 Appropriate use of ancillary controls

use of ancillary controlsThe ancillary controls are:

  1. Lights
  2. Indicators
  3. Windscreen wipers
  4. De-misters
  5. Heated rear windscreen
  6. Heater/air conditioning
  7. Horn
  8. Hazard warning lights

What the examiner is looking for

The examiner is looking for you to know when and how to use any of the ancillary controls. You will also need to know the meaning of the various warning lights on the dashboard and act accordingly should any be activated. The most common ones being:

  1. Indicator
  2. Main beam
  3. Handbrake
  4. Seatbelt
  5. Airbag
  6. Brake
  7. Oil

Driving faults recorded
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