National Road Traffic Act, 1996 (Act No. 93 of 1996)
K53 Practical Driving Test for Motor Vehicle Drivers, Volume 2 - Heavy Motor Vehicles : Codes CI, C, ECI and EC
6. The modules
Module 30: Stopping - for parking (automatic transmission)
|1.||Check rear view mirrors and necessary blind spot.|
|3.||Check the appropriate blind spot, if applicable.|
|4.||Position vehicle, if necessary.|
|5.||Check rear view mirrors.|
|8.||Obtain and/or maintain a clear space behind or alongside obstruction or other road user, where applicable.|
|9.||Stop in accordance with road traffic signs, signals, rules and markings.|
|10.||Apply parking brake.|
|11.||Select "P" position.|
|12.||Cancel signal and switch off accessories, if applicable.|
|13.||Switch engine off.|
|14.||Check rear view mirrors and blind spots before opening doors, if applicable.|
Turn the front wheels in the direction of the kerb as a precautionary measure to prevent the vehicle from moving, depending upon the gradient of the road.
If a turbo is fitted, refer to operators manual.
If the vehicle is equipped with a foot-operated parking brake the sequence shall be to select neutral, with service brake depressed and then to apply the parking brake.