The lights on a vehicle have different functions and are an important part of road safety. The lights of your vehicle improve visibility at night. They also ensure that other road users can better see the presence, position, size and direction of your vehicle.
There are various symbols/lights on the dashboard of your vehicle, they give information or warn about the condition of your vehicle.
The dipped beam is used to illuminate the road without dazzling other road users, they illuminate the road to about 30 meters. The red tail lights also illuminate when the dipped beam is switched on. The low beam is the standard lighting that you have to use when it gets dark.
The high beam is used to illuminate the road so that you can see further, it provides a clear view to about 100 meters. Because the high beam emits a very bright light, it can blind other road users. You may not use the driving beam if you drive behind another road user or when approaching an oncoming vehicle.
The fog light may be used in bad weather conditions such as heavy rain, fog, or snow. The fog light can dazzle other road users, so use it only in bad weather. Not all cars are equipped with fog lights, so they are not required to use.
The turn signals are flashing lights on the left and right front and rear of the vehicle. Sometimes also on the sides or on the side mirrors of a vehicle. They are used to indicate the direction to other road users when turning or changing lanes.
With most vehicles you can blink the four direction indicators simultaneously. These are the warning lights, they may only be used to warn other road users of a hazard.
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The written test in Spain is designed for failure. I am an FAA examiner with degree in Education and am appalled by this test
Can you help to make it better??
You mean it is too easy?
The English version is all wrong
Really useful, especially with an explanation for incorrect answers. I am learning the Italian Highway Code in English before I have to learn it in Italian for my theory test. Having the option for both languages would be really helpful. It’s been time we’ll spent on this site. Thanks very much
This is super helpful, i have my theory exam today. I practiced this whole test as well as practiced from my islands rule book. Definetly reccomend it, when you're done with your practice test, DOUBLE CHECK your mistakes.
I was driving throw narrow road and i met "stop sign" for end road . I completely stopped , then i moved but unfortunately a car come from the main road and made an accident. Do i have any percentage of being partly innocents.?