Private and Commercial Vehicles «B», Motorcycles «A,A1,A2»

Questions Bank section: Know Your Vehicle

0987. What might be the consequence of excessive brake use?

  • Overcooling of the brakes and increase of braking efficiency.
  • Overheating of the brakes and decrease of braking efficiency.
  • Excessive use of the brakes should cause no concern.
  • The power of the engine might be decreased and it might even stop working.
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0988. What would you do to achieve safe driving down a continuous steep slope?

  • Use the engine’s braking power by shifting to a lower gear and make only partial use of the brakes
  • It is not recommended to drive in a sharp descent for a long time.
  • You should rely solely on the engine’s braking power.
  • You should step on the brake pedal firmly and continuously to maintain the desirable speed.
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0989. What might happen as a result of brake over- heating?

  • The engine will overheat.
  • The vehicle will lose its steering properties.
  • The tires will heat and wear-out more.
  • The brakes efficiency is significantly reduced.
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0990. How will you recognize brakes overheating?

  • Irregular shaking of the vehicle.
  • The engine will lose its pulling ability.
  • The engine’s oil pressure indicator will light up.
  • By a lessening of braking efficiency and a smell of burned material.
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0991. 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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0992. What is the function of the ABS system?

  • To prevent tire wear.
  • To prevent excessive use of the vehicle’s brakes.
  • To serve as an additional brake in case of danger.
  • To enable control and steering of the vehicle during braking.
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0993. What might happen to a vehicle when its wheels get locked?

  • The vehicle will lose its steering ability.
  • The vehicle will lose its braking ability.
  • Overheating of the engine.
  • The steering ability is not influenced.
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0994. What is “wheel locking”?

  • Preventing the wheel from turning while releasing the screw nuts that hold it.
  • It is a device attached to one of the vehicle’s wheels, to prevent movement while parking on a very steep slope.
  • ”Booting” one of the vehicle’s wheels by a certified authority.
  • The vehicle’s wheels stop turning as a result of strong and continuous braking.
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0995. 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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0996. How should a driver verify that the hydraulic brake system is properly functioning?

  • The driver is not required to do anything as regards to the proper function of the braking system.
  • The braking system does not require any checks and treatments by the driver.
  • By checking the level of the brake fluid, checking the braking efficiency, and monitoring vibration and noise whilst braking.
  • B y means of a general check of the braking system once every five years.
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