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Brian M.'s Comment
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Hello, so I ve been reading your whole sight and really enjoy all aspects ,, I m scheduled for my permit test for tomorrow, and I am really craming to understand as much as I can without a physical reference. ( Never even been in a big rig before, But I got a bone to pick on the test questions on page 53 question 2 of "combinations"... I keep gettin bounced into the review section cause of missing an answer... the question is all statements are true EXCEPT... Wedge braks are self adjusting...and unless I pick all answers are correct im wrong ...#202... what am I missing? your info says .. "they may be " and that they really aren t even used that much if at all ... any help ?!

GrayBeardinPA's Comment
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Read, carefully, the manual. “ Wedge-type brakes may be self-adjusting or may require manual adjustment.”

The permit test is based on the information given in the state’s CDL Manual. There are parts of it that go over old tech, or rarely used information. You still might be tested on it even though, it’s not used in IRL

Hello, so I ve been reading your whole sight and really enjoy all aspects ,, I m scheduled for my permit test for tomorrow, and I am really craming to understand as much as I can without a physical reference. ( Never even been in a big rig before, But I got a bone to pick on the test questions on page 53 question 2 of "combinations"... I keep gettin bounced into the review section cause of missing an answer... the question is all statements are true EXCEPT... Wedge braks are self adjusting...and unless I pick all answers are correct im wrong ...#202... what am I missing? your info says .. "they may be " and that they really aren t even used that much if at all ... any help ?!

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.
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