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National Road Traffic Act, 1996 (Act No. 93 of 1996)


K53 Practical Driving Test for Motor Vehicle Drivers, Volume 4 - Light Motor Vehicle Combinations : Code EB licences

6. The modules

Module 25: Gear changing - up (automatic transmission) (manual selection)


1. Maintain speed.
2. Select gear.
3. Replace hand to appropriate position on steering wheel.
4. Accelerate.



Note A:


Manual selection should only be necessary if a lower gear is required, in order to negotiate a steep decline.


Note B:


Gears should be changed, where possible, whilst travelling on a straight course.