Car Driving Tips
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For a safe driving it is necessary to follow some basic rules whether it is small car or a luxury car.
Rear View Mirrors
Before starting the vehicle adjust the rear view mirrors properly to get a clear rear side view. It should be adjusted in such a position that vehicle body should occupy 1/3rd of the mirror and rest 2/3rd is rear traffic for side mirrors.
Starting the Vehicle
Before starting the engine make sure that gear is in neutral and parking brake is applied fully. Do not crank the engine for more than 5 seconds at a time. Stop turning the starter immediately after the engine has started. If the engine doesnít start on the first try then wait for at least 10 seconds and try again.
High Speed Driving
Stopping distance will increase with vehicle speed. So apply brake accordingly. At high speeds vehicle may be affected with side winds. On rainy days aquaplaning can occur which is the loss of direct contact between road and tyre. So keep safe speed in wet roads.
Always wear seat belts while driving. Now it is compulsory in many states for driver and passengers.