4 Brake Failure Pump the brake -------------- to the lowest gear ApplySearch for an open zoneABS BrakesWhat are theyHow do they work?
5 Accelerator Pedal Sticks Before driving, make sure floor mats are flatFirst,Find an open zone and pull off the road
6 Loss of Forward VisionList some ways that you could lose forward vision while driving.What would you do in these emergencies?Look through the crack in the windshieldRoll down window and stick your head out of the window.Headlight failure, try hazards, parking lights, move off the roadUse wipers
7 Deep Water Escape Open a window and try to escape Find the in the rear of the vehicleIf totally submersed, take a deep breath, try to open the door because the pressure should be equalizedTurn on so your rescuers can see your car
8 Standing Water What happens when you drive through standing water? How can you tell the depth of the water?How many feet of water does it take for your car to possibly be swept away?How can you dry your brakes?
9 Overheated Engine Engine Failure Flooded Engine Shift to and try to restart your engineTurn Air and turn the heaterDo not the accelerator when trying to start your car if your car has FUEL INJECTION
10 Car Stalls on Railroad Tracks If the train IS APPROACHING get all passengers out of the car-which way do you run?Run the train but away from the tracksIf there is NO TRAIN APPROACHING get everyone out of the car, then try and pushing the vehicle off of the tracks
11 Skidding/Hydroplaning How do you regain control when you begin to skid?Steer the path of travel you want to followDon’t PanicTake foot off of acceleratorApply the brake-ABSWhat does it mean to “Fishtail”?When driving on slippery roads, you should not use what vehicle device?
12 Total Steering Failure Power Steering FailureCan you still steer your car when you lose power steering?Yes you can, but it will be much more difficultUse andSlow down but do not brake hard to cause a skid
13 Off-road Recovery DON’T PANIC! and slow downRegain control by straddling the edge of the roadwayCheck blind spot, signal and return to road
14 How to Minimize Collisions Head OnThe worst collision with the most impact!Side ImpactAccelerate or brake to avoid hitting or getting hit in the passenger areaWhat part of the vehicle should you aim for?Rear EndIf you are stopped brake just before the collision and re-applyIf you are moving, flash brake lightsMove to an open zone
15 Roadway Hazards Potholes Avoid if possible Drive around or “straddle” a potholeIf you must drive through a pothole- go very slowly to keep better controlObjects in the RoadwayDrive over if it is the last resortWet LeavesGo around if possibleCan be very slippery
16 1. Turn off both cars and accessories 2. Attach POS clamp to the (+) battery on the good car3. Attach POS clamp to (+) of the bad battery4. Attach NEG clamp to (-) of good battery5. Attach NEG clamp to engine block of bad car (ground)6. Start GOOD car first, then start the BAD car7. Remove cables in opposite order
17 Show me how it’s done… red clamp (pos) black clamp (neg) --- + + --- Engine BlockGood BatteryDead Battery