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Reginald L.'s Comment
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Are the CDL training material questions from the Illinois manual? If so I am in Missouri where can I find review material and test questions for my state?

CDL:

Commercial Driver's License (CDL)

A CDL is required to drive any of the following vehicles:

  • Any combination of vehicles with a gross combined weight rating (GCWR) of 26,001 or more pounds, providing the gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of the vehicle being towed is in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any single vehicle with a GVWR of 26,001 or more pounds, or any such vehicle towing another not in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any vehicle, regardless of size, designed to transport 16 or more persons, including the driver.
  • Any vehicle required by federal regulations to be placarded while transporting hazardous materials.
Brett Aquila's Comment
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Actually the questions come from the Federal manual which the states sometimes modify a little bit. This used to be more of a concern but now most of the state CDL manuals are the same. So you can use our High Road CDL Training Program to study for all of the state exams.

CDL:

Commercial Driver's License (CDL)

A CDL is required to drive any of the following vehicles:

  • Any combination of vehicles with a gross combined weight rating (GCWR) of 26,001 or more pounds, providing the gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of the vehicle being towed is in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any single vehicle with a GVWR of 26,001 or more pounds, or any such vehicle towing another not in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any vehicle, regardless of size, designed to transport 16 or more persons, including the driver.
  • Any vehicle required by federal regulations to be placarded while transporting hazardous materials.
Rob's Comment
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Everything will be basically the same, just worded differently. Numerous people from different states have aced the permit test using the High Road CDL Training Program . I studied using high road for Iowa and easily passed general knowledge, combination, and airbrakes. If you want to review state specific information Brett has the state CDL manuals here . Using high road exclusively you can't go wrong.

CDL:

Commercial Driver's License (CDL)

A CDL is required to drive any of the following vehicles:

  • Any combination of vehicles with a gross combined weight rating (GCWR) of 26,001 or more pounds, providing the gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of the vehicle being towed is in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any single vehicle with a GVWR of 26,001 or more pounds, or any such vehicle towing another not in excess of 10,000 pounds.
  • Any vehicle, regardless of size, designed to transport 16 or more persons, including the driver.
  • Any vehicle required by federal regulations to be placarded while transporting hazardous materials.
Big Scott's Comment
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I agree you can't go wrong with The High Road Training. I used it and took my test in NC and aced every test I took. Many people who went to Prime and used The High Road Training exclusively passed all MO written tests. Go for it and don't worry about state specific. The only exception is the NY Coil section. You will need that if you go flatbed. Good luck.

Turtle's Comment
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The only exception is the NY Coil section. You will need that if you go flatbed. Good luck.

To clarify, you only need the NY Coil endorsement if you are licensed in NY, and plan to flatbed. Non-residents don't need the endorsement. It doesn't make sense to me, but that's what it is.

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