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Safe Winter Driving

Safe Winter Driving Tips from the Experts at Official Driving School Winter has arrived in Michigan and the snow will be a regular part of the forecast for the coming months. Parents, make sure that your child is really ready

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NEW ONLINE SCHEDULER

  WE HAVE THE TECHNOLOGY SCHEDULING YOUR DRIVES HAS NEVER BEEN EASIER We know life gets crazy busy trying to juggle your kid’s soccer, basketball, track, and other sports or clubs they may be in along your work schedule… and

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Defining and Dealing With Hydroplaning

  What is Hydroplaning?   In order to define ‘hydroplaning’ we first need to define ‘traction’. Traction is the resulting friction produced from a vehicle’s tires rolling on pavement. The friction produced is dramatically increased by the downward force applied

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Keeping A Breathalyzer In Your Car

  Keeping A Breathalyzer In Your Car   Having a hand-held breathalyzer (ignition interlock device) in your car might not be something you have in your car or even something that you even thought of having in your car, but

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Driving Defensively

  DRIVING DEFENSIVELY   Understanding how to drive defensively can reduce a driver’s chances of being injured or killed in an automobile collision. That’s why it is so important for all of us to routinely teach defensive driving to our

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Parallel Parking - Sears Driving School Michigan
Instruction

Parallel Parking

Since new drivers are all required to pass a skills test before becoming licensed, we must be sure to prepare students for all phases of the test. Parallel parking is a particularly challenging part of the road test, as it

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Instruction

Why Turn Here?

You have heard us talk about how it is best to have the students make a lot of turns during their lessons. At Official Driving School, we believe students driving straight for extended periods of time are not getting the

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Tips

Beat the Heat

It’s hard to believe, but we have plenty of hot days ahead of us this summer. We will have to cope with the hazards of high temperatures, increased traffic, and glare. High temperatures take their toll on both the driver

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Safety

Entering The Expressway

Unfortunately, the hardest part of expressway driving is the very first thing a student must do: merge. But with multiple practice entries, and instruction by Official Driving School, students can become proficient and confident at this initially intimidating maneuver. Simply

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