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How to Download Driver Manuals to Your Computer

by Melissa Crumish on

All Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV) offices offer the following driver’s license handbooks: Drivers license Motorcycle license or endorsement Commercial drivers license (CDL) These manuals are essential reading for preparing for a particular license exam (motorcycle license, driver license, commercial license). Most DMV websites provide these manuals online for you to download. All that’s required […]

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Topics Covered in the CDL Manual by Kathy Teel on

Federal law requires each state to establish minimum requirements for the licensing of commercial drivers. Anyone interested in getting a commercial drivers license can download a copy of his or her state’s Commercial Driver’s License Manual (also known as a CDL Manual), or visit the local satellite office of the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) […]

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How Many Manuals Does My State’s DMV Offer? by Josh Tyson on

You might brag about how many state university football championships your state has or how many “I Love [Insert State Name Here]” tee shirts hang in your closet, but… …have you tapped into your the bragging rights over your state’s driving manuals, yet? Probably not. Common State Driving Manuals To help you get started, note […]

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Forms and Publications for New Residents by Melissa Crumish on

After relocating and settling into your new abode, you need to address driver license and vehicle registration matters with your new state’s Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). The sooner you act the better. All DMV offices give new residents a short window of time to apply for new license plates and transfer their driver licenses. […]

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Forms and Publications for First-Time Drivers by Melissa Crumish on

Learning to drive comes with many challenges, including the application process. Trying to solve which forms to submit can be more difficult than figuring out how to parallel park. To help you along, the following lists contain all the possible forms and publications you may need – contingent on your situation and state – for […]

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Where to Get a Motorcycle Manual by Melissa Crumish on

If you’re in the process of obtaining a motorcyle license, your state’s motorcycle manual is a must read. This handy tome details everything you need to know to pass a motorcycle license test. Topics include: Helmet selection. Proper clothing. Choosing the right motorbike. Body position when riding. Braking and turning. Maintaining proper distance. Negotiating intersections. […]

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Safe Motorcycle Riding Gear by Melissa Crumish on

After settling on a motorcycle, focus on outfitting yourself with proper motorcycle riding gear. Don’t skimp. Don’t put it off. Make it a priority, for proper riding gear is as essential as gas in the tank and riding with your motorcycle license. Check the Motorcycle Handbook for Gear Guidelines If this is your first motorbike […]

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