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Using high-beams only if necessary

Most people drive with high beams on because the visibility increases if you are using the high beams. However, they do not think that their high beams will be blinding the...

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You would be able to notice a difference between an expert driver and a beginner. The differences are quite small but noticeable. Because of his experience, an expert driver treats and drives the car differently. Beginners might not understand the reasoning behind what the expert driver is doing at first but as they gain some experience in driving, they will be able to understand them. Here, are some driving habits that differentiate expert drivers from beginners.

Driving habits that separate car experts from beginners

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Not Riding the Clutch

Riding the clutch means keeping your foot on the clutch pedal while driving. The clutch should either be fully pressed or fully disengaged. Riding the clutch causes excessi...

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Brakes Gradually

An experienced driver would always brake gradually.

  • Slamming on the brakes at the last moment leads to excessive wear and tear.

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Always use rearview mirrors
  • An expert driver would always keep checking his surroundings because it is always a good thing to be aware of what other vehicles around are doing and where they are. ...

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Not using the gear lever as armrest

Many people have this habit of keeping their hands on the gear lever while driving. If you keep applying force on the gear lever, it can damage the transmission in the long...

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Let the engine warm up and cool down
  • You should let the engine reach its optimum temperature. The reason behind this is that the engine is cold and the engine oil also gets settled when the vehicle is not...

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Don’t rev the engine unnecessarily

An experienced driver knows his car and will not rev the engine unnecessarily. When the engine is running on higher revs it is under more pressure and will be burning more ...

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Not using fast lane of highway unnecessarily

The rightmost lane on the highways is for overtaking, but many people do not follow the rules and choose any lane and just travel at their own speed. This is not a good pra...

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Know your car

This basically means that an expert driver is aware of the dimensions of the car. An expert driver would know whether his vehicle will fit in parking or whether his car wou...

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