At the start of the driving test, candidates are asked two questions.
one ‘Show me’ and one ‘Tell me’.
One or both questions answered incorrectly will result in one driving fault (i.e. minor fault) being recorded. The examiner will use one of a possible 13 combinations. A combination contains two questions, one 'Show me' and one 'Tell me'.
Below, are the questions for your perusal in 'Bonnet, Tell me and Show me.
Open the bonnet, identify:
(1.) Where you would check the engine oil level and tell me how you would check that the engine has sufficient oil?
(2.) Where you would check the engine coolant level and tell me how you would check that the engine has the correct level?
(3.) Where the windscreen washer reservoir is and tell me how you would check the windscreen washer level?
(4.) Where the brake fluid reservoir is and tell me how you would check that you have a safe level of hydraulic brake fluid?
'Tell me' how you would check that the:
(5.) Brake lights are working on this car?
(6.) Brakes are working before starting a journey?
(7.) Tyres to ensure that they have sufficient tread depth and that their general condition is safe to use on the road?
(8.) Tell me where you would find the information for the recommended tyre pressure for this car and how tyre pressures should be checked?
'Show me' how you would check the:
(9.) Headlights & taillights are working?
(10.) Direction indicators are working?
(11.) Horn is working (off road only)?
(12.) Handbrake for excessive wear?
(13.) Power assisted steering is working before starting a journey?
Click on the Tab on the left of the screen (show me / Tell me) to revise the full Q&A.