Question:1

To disconnect the engine from the wheels, you should:


  • Press the clutch pedal.
  • Step on the brake pedal and on the accelerator.
  • Shut-off the engine.
  • Press on the starter switch.
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Question:2

When we want to verify that the vehicle’s tire air pressure is correct:


  • We should take the vehicle to a licensed garage, which is the only place allowed to check tire air pressure.
  • We check the air pressure with a tire pressure gauge.
  • It is enough to just look at the tires.
  • We should take the vehicle to a licensed tire repairman, which is the only one allowed to check tire air pressure.
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Question:3

What are the side effects of using malfunctioning windshield wipers?


  • Damaging the vehicle’s engine.
  • Causing noises in the sound system within the driver’s compartment.
  • Impaired windshield visibility, as well as windshield damage.
  • Damaging the windshield’s sealing.
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Question:4

What is the SRS (Supplemental Restraint System) airbag system?


  • It is a system of external airbags that inflate after collision.
  • It is an airbag system that balances the vehicle during dangerous turns.
  • It is a system that cools the brakes during emergency braking.
  • It is a system designed to reduce passenger impact, through the inflation of airbags during collision.
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Question:5

What is the function of the vehicle’s auxiliary (parking/hand) brake?


  • To secure the vehicle from moving or going downhill..
  • To assist the driver during a “hill start” only.
  • Its use prevents wear of the service brakes (foot brake)?
  • To enhance the braking force of the vehicle’s brakes.
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Question:6

In order to shift gears from parking (P) to Drive (R or D) in an automatic transmission vehicle, you should:


  • Step on the brake pedal, press on the selector lock button, and apply the gear selector to Drive.
  • Step on the brake pedal and the gear will be shifted automatically.
  • Press on the immobilizer (operating button) and the gear will be shifted automatically.
  • Step on the clutch and shift the gear handle.
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Question:7

Which type of bulb would you use when required to change a bulb in the vehicle?


  • It is permitted to change a bulb in a certified licensing facility only.
  • A bulb, stipulated in the manufacturer’s manual.
  • It is prohibited to change a bulb without the permission of the treating garage.
  • The type of the bulb is unimportant, as long as it works.
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Question:8

What is the function of the vehicle’s dashboard( Control panel)


  • To control and receive information from the vehicle’s different systems.
  • The dashboard regulates the engine systems, and prevents tire wear.
  • To serve as an additional security measure during frontal collisions.
  • To control the sound system in the driver’s compartment only.
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Question:9

What is the consequence of tyre pressure that is too low?


  • Low tire air pressure has no effect on driving.
  • Increased driving noise.
  • Increased fuel consumption and air pollution.
  • Easy-to-turn steering wheel.
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Question:10

What is the correct order of actions while changing a wheel?


  • Release two nuts, lift the vehicle with the jack stand and then release the nuts completely.
  • Loosen the retaining/screw nuts, lift the vehicle with the jack stand, and then completely release all the nuts.
  • Lift the vehicle with the jack stand and then release the nuts completely.
  • Release the nuts completely and lift the vehicle with the jack stand.
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Question:11

Why is it important for the vehicle to have intact bumpers (fenders)?


  • To give the vehicle an aesthetic look.
  • To reduce damage during accidents.
  • To avoid relatively minor accidents.
  • To prevent damage during serious accidents.
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Question:12

Does the vehicle’s engine have an effect on safe driving?


  • No, the engine has no effect on safe driving.
  • Yes, but the engine’s affect on safety is reflected only when a vehicle starts driving and accelerates.
  • Yes, especially for escaping emergency situations.
  • No, the engine’s effect is only reflected while driving in reverse.
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Question:13

When is it recommended to check the tire air pressure?


  • When the tires are hot.
  • When the tires are cold.
  • Once a year.
  • Before every periodic treatment.
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Question:14

In a hybrid vehicle:


  • Tire wear is greater than that of regular vehicles because of the second engine.
  • Braking is harder because of the second engine.
  • Fuel consumption is higher than that of regular vehicles, because of the second engine.
  • Fuel consumption is lower than that of regular vehicles.
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Question:15

When the oil pressure check lamp lights-up while driving, you should:


  • Continue driving, provided that there is enough oil in the oil sump.
  • Continue driving in low gear until the garage (provided that it doesn’t take more than half an hour)
  • Stop the vehicle immediately and shut-off the engine.
  • Continue driving if the engine’s thermometer indicates normal engine temperature.
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Question:16

How does the vehicle’s Electronic Stability Program (ESP) System function during dangerous driving conditions?


  • It checks the tires’ air pressure and activates the hand-brake in order to slow down the vehicle’s speed.
  • It controls the engine’s power only.
  • It controls the steering wheel.
  • It activates the brakes on on all weels seperately and controls the engine’s power.
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Question:17

By driving correctly and moderately, and maintaining proper tire air pressure:


  • The tires’ life span is prolonged.
  • The engine’s fuel consumption is increased.
  • The vehicle can drive faster.
  • The engine’s oil consumption is increased.
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Question:18

“Keeping a safe distance from the vehicle in front affects fuel consumption and vehicle wear and tear”. Correct or incorrect?


  • Incorrect: The distance has no influence on vehicle wear or fuel consumption.
  • Correct: Keeping distance prevents brake wear and excessive fuel consumption due to frequent acceleration and braking.
  • Incorrect: Using the breaks and the accelerator in order to regulate wind flow is important for increasing the driver’s alertness.
  • Incorrect: Keeping proper distance from the vehicle in front of you causes brake wear.
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Question:19

What regular vehicle maintenance check-ups should be performed by the driver?


  • Checking the vehicle’s recent mileage.
  • Fluid and oil check, tire air pressure check, and functional check of the lamps and wipers.
  • Checking the vehicle’s registrations.
  • Fluid check, trunk check, and functionality check of the lamps and wipers.
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Question:20

What might be causing the steering wheel to be pulled, in a non voluntary manner, to either side whilst driving?


  • A malfunction in the braking system only.
  • A malfunction in the vehicle’s engine.
  • Low air pressure in one of the back wheels.
  • Low air pressure in one of the front wheels.
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Question:21

What are the risks of driving a vehicle with a leaking engine exhaust system?


  • Engine over-heating.
  • The penetration of burnt gases to the passenger compartment, which might cause loss of consciousness.
  • It might harm nearby vehicles.
  • There is no risk in driving a vehicle with a leaking emission system.
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Question:22

What is the main function of the auxiliary brake (hand/parking brake)?


  • To assist new drivers in downhill braking.
  • To make sure that the vehicle doesn’t move while parked.
  • The auxiliary brake (hand/parking brake) has no function and it shouldn’t be used at all.
  • To enhance the braking capacity of the service/leg brake.
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Question:23

How would you conduct yourself in case of brake overheating as a result of continuous braking?


  • Continue driving normally and don’t use the brakes much.
  • Use the parking brake temporarily.
  • Continue driving fast to ventilate the brakes.
  • Stop! Wait for the brakes to cool down and continue driving on very low gear.
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Question:24

What is the proper way of checking engine oil level?


  • By using the engine’s dipstick, when the engine is cold and turned off.
  • There is no need to check the engine’s oil, but only to change it in accordance with the manufacturer’s requirements.
  • It can only be checked in a licensed garage.
  • Only before the vehicle’s annual test.
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Question:25

Head lights which are not properly adjusted:


  • Make the driver more alert.
  • Cause self-blinding of the driver.
  • Have no effect on driving and on vehicle control.
  • Do not illuminate the road properly.
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Question:26

When are you required to check engine oil level?


  • After starting-up the engine in the morning.
  • Before starting-up the engine and on a straight surface.
  • At the end of a drive and on a straight surface.
  • After starting-up the engine and on a straight surface.
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Question:27

What is a hybrid vehicle?


  • A vehicle which had two regular engines.
  • A vehicle which has an electric engine next to its regular engine.
  • A vehicle which has two electric engines instead of the regular engine.
  • A vehicle which has a solar engine (powered by the suns energy) besides its regular engine.
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Question:28

What is the function of the vehicle’s starter?


  • To turn the engine and cause it to ignite..
  • Connect the engine to the wheels.
  • Control the engine’s operation.
  • Disconnect the engine from the wheels.
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Question:29

What is the permitted tyre size for a vehicle?


  • As determined by the tire manufacturer.
  • Any size of tire, as long as all the vehicle tires are of the same size.
  • As approved by a licensed garage.
  • As determined by the manufacturer and noted in the vehicle’s registration document.
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Question:30

What is the consequence of tyre pressure that is too high?


  • Uneven tire wear and shortened of tyre life.
  • It is harder to turn the steering wheel.
  • Rapid wear and tear of the steering wheel.
  • Longer tire life span and reduced fuel consumption.
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Theory test for trucks (lorry)

There are 30 questions you have 40 minutes to answer, at the end of the exam time The test result will be displayed