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Manual Driving Lessons

Become proficient driver able to handle any regular passenger car. Start as a new manual driving learner lessons or upgrade automatic to manual licence in WA.
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Stick Shift Control

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Auto to Manual Licence Upgrade

Learning Curve

Be prepared for tougher start while learning to drivie an automatic vehicle

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Driving a car with manual transmission takes time and patience as it is more difficult to learn than automatic. However, Good professional driving insturctor such as Lisa of Dovetail Driving, you will learn to drive proficiently in short time.

Call Lisa to book your manual driving lesson now!

0427 036 106

Stick Shift Control

Get into habit deplying clutch pedal and operate the gearbox at the same time.

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Before you become proficient in driving a manual car, you need not only lots of prctice but most importantd evelop good habits that will grow into like a second skin. Lisa Archer is a certified manual driving instructor. She will imprint in you the best practice habits for your future driving manual vehicle.

Phone and book your next manual car lesson.

0427 036 106

Driving Difficulty on Hills

Face the challenge and win when learning driving up or down  parking on a hill

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If you learn driving a manual car, the starting and stopping the vehicle on the hill represent the greatest challenge for a lerners. Lisa, your Dovetail Driving professional driving insturctor, will teach you different efficient methods how to stop your car from rolling back/forwards.

Book your lesson with Lisa. Call today:

0427 036 106

Auto to Manual Licence Upgrade

Getting unrestricted licence to drive both manual and automatic.

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There are good reasons why you would need manual upgrade. Most common one is an employment requirements. The full – C – driver licence removes the restrictions.

Before you may start your manual driving practice, you have to be a holder of C-A class licence. You are not required a learner’s permit; however, while learning driving a manual car, you must display L plates and be accompanied by an approved supervisor.

With the upgrade, you don’t have to pass a theory test; however, you will have to pass a practical driving assessment, where you will be under the same scrutiny regarding road rules as you were on the day you passed your automatic test.

 

Phone Dovetail Driving at

0427 036 106

Manual Driving Lessons Overview

Although manual transmission cars are not popular as they used to be, you may need it for either your work, oversees trip or just to run manual car, of which upkeep is less expensive. Whatever your reasons, the Dovetail Driving will help you to reach your goal of passing manual driving test by supervising your lessons and teaching you good manual car driving habits. Ask Lisa for the best manual car driving packages or course, or just simply book a lesson with Dovetail Driving to become confident before passing the test. Call or email us today!

Learn to drive a manual or automatic car

 

Lisa will tailor your lessons to your own paticular needs and cirumstances.

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Northern Suburbs Driving School

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Manual Driving Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a manual driving lesson?

Learner drivers are allowed to drive on the freeway and are encouraged to complete their supervised driving experience in a range of traffic and weather conditions.

Dovetail Driving School incorporates the freeway driving lessons into the intensive course and additionally, individual freeway lessons are available on a request.

How long does it take to learn manual?

You need reserve between 5-15 professional driving lesson hours because, as in everything else, the learning time depeds on the individual. Both, brand new learners and those who upgrade from automatic driver licence, need to expect some difficulties while handling the clutch and the stick as well some stalling while driving.

The best aproach is to book with us your manual driving lesson hours in consecutive days because continuity will speed the learning curve.

The learners with automatic driving licence may count with lesser hours than brand new students.

At Dovetail Driving, we care equally for both types of students and dedicate wholeheartly our professional conduct to prepare them for the best outcome and passing the manual driving test.

Should I learn auto or manual driving?

An automatic vehicle is easier to learn in – all you need to do is put your car in ‘D’ for ‘drive’ and off you go. Manual cars will usually have up to five gears and you’ll need to make sure you’re in the right gear for the speed and road conditions you are driving in.

What is the fastest way to learn to drive a manual car?

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Can you drive a manual car with an automatic licence?

In WA, if your license is restricted to automatics you cannot drive a manual until you pass a practical driving assessment in a manual. If you drive a manual with an auto restricted license it’s effectively driving without a license.