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Pretrip Inspection Study Guide

Videos, Flash Cards, and Inspection Lists For Learning The Pretrip Inspection

The Pretrip Inspection is one of the tougher parts of passing the CDL exam at truck driving school because there is a lot of memorization involved. The purpose of the Pretrip Inspection is to be able to do a thorough safety inspection on a commercial vehicle before heading out onto the highway. Here you will find links to pretrip inspection videos, flash cards, and inspection lists to help you prepare for the CDL exam.

Pretrip Inspection Practice Questions

Daniel's Pretrip Inspection

pre-trip inspection by Daniel

Daniel B, one of our forum moderators and a foormer trainer at Prime Inc put together an excellent Pretrip inspection with his own photos and all! Very well done.

This Pretrip is based upon Prime's way of doing it. It's extremely thorough and Daniel adds a ton of advice to help you understand the process and get through the pretrip inspection exams. Check it out!

Pretrip Inspection Videos

Pretrip Inspection Study Sheet - Free Download

pre-trip inspection study guide download

This is a Microsoft word document that was put together by a regular in our trucker's forum. It's a nice rundown of items you need to check during a pretrip inspection.

Download Free Pretrip Inspection Study Guide 2

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