Based on 2023 CA CDL manual

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Official CA Pre-Trip Inspection: What to Expect
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California Commercial Driver's License
California Commercial Driver's License

Preparing to take your CDL skills test and need help preparing for the pre-trip inspection portion of the exam? You will be expected to know the terminology as well as how to properly inspect your vehicle both externally and internally. With our Free California CDL Pre-Trip Inspection Practice Test, you will get a first look at the types of questions that the real exam will ask. We used the official California CDL Handbook to create an authentic test that simulates what you can expect an examiner to ask during your pre-trip inspection exam. Expect questions covering everything from the engine compartment, fuel tank, coupling system, trailer system, exterior lights and more.

Why leave your skills test to chance over something as simple as a pre-trip inspection. Fortunately, you can take this practice test an unlimited number of times until you earn a passing score. If you want to avoid leaving the DMV empty handed, then you need to test your knowledge before the big day. Take our Free California CDL Pre-Trip Inspection Practice Test now and prepare to pass your exam!