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So /o/ l failed my driving...
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:17 UTC+1 No.10738766 Report

So /o/ l failed my driving test. My error was not checking for bikers in the bike lane. Does /o/ have any fail stories? I'm actually feeling down from this stupid shit.
Stolen Recaros 07/23/14(Wed)18:19 UTC+1 No.10738778 Report

I passed first try. You suck. The test is stupid easy.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:19 UTC+1 No.10738780 Report

fuck bikers.
also enjoy your bus, i hear theyre starting to put seat belts in them now.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:20 UTC+1 No.10738785 Report

I passed with only 8 hours of driving experience.
also, don't hit cyclists faggot
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:23 UTC+1 No.10738796 Report

>get in with test master
>do the usual seatbelt, mirror checks
>all is well
>go to turn on blinker
>it's the windshield wiper
>continue turning

Passed with full marks.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:26 UTC+1 No.10738818 Report


I suppose you pulled over, let your examiner ream your ass for 10 minutes, and then let you go back, fudge packer.
Stolen Recaros 07/23/14(Wed)18:32 UTC+1 No.10738843 Report

Yea, no. I didn't come out until well after I had my license
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:33 UTC+1 No.10738851 Report

>Mad because other people are better at driving than he is
You're a danger to yourself and others. I'm glad there's at least one fewer retard on the road. I mean, next time you take the bus to work, look out the window at how much stupid shit people do. Then realize that every single one of those dumbasses passed the test and you didn't.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:34 UTC+1 No.10738852 Report

happens op, i passed third time
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:39 UTC+1 No.10738882 Report

I guess. Oh well. I just feel horrible that all these stupid shits get licenses.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:40 UTC+1 No.10738892 Report


I passed with 100%
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:46 UTC+1 No.10738934 Report

Don't let it get you down OP, I failed first 2 times and then got 100% the third. Bright side is that everyone I know (friends/family) already got into an accident within 2 years of driving and I've still yet to have one after 6.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:48 UTC+1 No.10738949 Report

I just wanted my license so bad. I don't think there should be a god damn rule to check for bicyclist unless there is clearly one in the fucking bike lane.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:50 UTC+1 No.10738958 Report


It's the same thing when you know there is no car in the lane you're moving to but they still want you to spin your head and look. They're trying to get you to make it a habit.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:50 UTC+1 No.10738964 Report

I should've failed mine, checked my rear view 5 times the minimum was 20, but the lady said I had done everything else perfectly so she would let it slide
I now check my rear view very often
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:53 UTC+1 No.10738979 Report

>hurr all I had to do was turn left and right
>not even drive in traffic or have to determine who has the right of way at an intersection

You aren't in any position to call anyone retarded or less of a driver than you.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:55 UTC+1 No.10738988 Report


meant for this faggot >>10738851
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)18:55 UTC+1 No.10738989 Report

Yeah I guess.
termi 07/23/14(Wed)18:58 UTC+1 No.10738999 Report

Lost to a stovk g35 once after installing my short throw because I accidentally took off from 3rd instead of first. I thought I was having ignition issues at first.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)19:07 UTC+1 No.10739041 Report

I passed on my first try as well with only one 'error' being that i turned a tad too slow one time and already knew he was going to say something about it...

.. but I had driving classes where they picked me up at my house and let me drive for 1.5 hours for about a month and also had me go through mock tests probably 8 times before taking the real test. The real test is insanely easy if you already know what they'll tell you to do. parallel parking is stupidly easy as long as you back in slowly. I was barely even listening to the tester because I knew everything he was going to do(still listening to him of course, don't fucking ignore the dude, he can fail you for anything). I'm still probably a better driver than most kids that don't go to 'driving school', though.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)19:31 UTC+1 No.10739170 Report


>don't go to driving school

My main reason for hating DC drivers, every single one are niggers and their basemodel challengers/chargers that don't realize their not the only one on the road.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)19:33 UTC+1 No.10739181 Report

going to driving school is definitely the only reason i passed my first time.
Stolen Recaros 07/23/14(Wed)19:38 UTC+1 No.10739203 Report

I had no driving school. Just 3 years of lessons with my sister teaching me how to drive and a 30 minute lesson with my father on how to drive stick. I was not allowed to get my license until my parents were sure I could confidently drive stick. I was 19 when i finally took the test. Long story on the reason for the weight, but long story short: my sister taught me things you'll never learn in a normal driving school (burnouts, drifting, evasive maneuvers, etc.)
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)19:42 UTC+1 No.10739233 Report

In Maryland you have to go to driving school to get a certificate to take the driving test. But in DC they just hand you a book and they don't even verify that you read it. Funny considering the illiteracy rate in "youth" cities.

You could take the test the next week with no experience and they would most likely pass you.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)19:45 UTC+1 No.10739249 Report


i'm >>10739041 and >>10739181

the 'driving school' was just a 65 year old dude with some 2013 hyundai from the driving school and he'd just talk to me while i drove around, and then he showed me how the test works and i just had me practice the test even within the hour before the test.

oh, that seems pretty retarded but i'm in PA and you don't need to go to driving school anyway.
Z28brah 07/23/14(Wed)19:48 UTC+1 No.10739263 Report


In ohio we have drivers ed in high school, but that's just some old kunt letting us drive around in town and on the highway.

I passed my drivers test easy but I got points taken off for driving in "the middle of the street" when there were fucking cars parked on both sides, wtf mang
Stolen Recaros 07/23/14(Wed)19:50 UTC+1 No.10739273 Report

That's retarded. Their job is to make sure you're ready to join everyone else on the road as a confident driver, not help you cheat it. I only had to go to a driving school for an hour for 4 weeks to take a "safety course" which was just an excuse to show us VHS videos of them scraping people's bodies off the roads.
That said, the guy who ran the driving school was a fucking riot. I miss him.
Friend of mine went to that driving school after I finished the course and always had funny stories about him. Surprisingly, he asked her about me often. He died of a heart attack like a year later.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)19:50 UTC+1 No.10739274 Report

When I went for my full license the first time, I got failed because I would shift into second in the middle of the intersection after moving off from a dead stop.
So you want me to leave it in first and rev it up to 4k lady? Bitch also kept putting her shoes up on my leather seats despite my repeated telling her not to.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)19:53 UTC+1 No.10739289 Report

I guess so, but I have my license and feel pretty confident. He didn't just show me the test. I had to drive around with him for weeks before that.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)19:55 UTC+1 No.10739299 Report

Read the manual night before the written test, missed 5/6 and passed.
Made 15/15 errors on drving test, still passed.

Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)19:56 UTC+1 No.10739306 Report

I really wanted to throw my coffee into the test guys fucking face after he told me I didn't pass.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)19:56 UTC+1 No.10739307 Report

Stolen Recaros 07/23/14(Wed)19:58 UTC+1 No.10739314 Report

That doesn't mean shit. I was 19 when I got my license.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)19:59 UTC+1 No.10739322 Report

I am 18 you retard. I really hope you aren't one of those fuckers who thinks everyone who's taking their test barely is under 18. I had a really busy school year along with a job that's 5 days a week.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)19:59 UTC+1 No.10739323 Report

When I was 16 I failed my test once because some bitch gave me convoluded instructions and failed me before i even left the lot. I didn't get my license until I was 19 because I was worried they'd just fail me again. Don't feel down. Go try again asap, youll get it soon enough.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)19:59 UTC+1 No.10739325 Report

I remember if it was only yesterday.
I went in there 3 days before and asked what I am supposed to do during the test.
It was a drive down the road and 3 point turn.
I practiced those 2 days before the test and I went in there and took it.
>go out to car
>women says noice car(monte carlo SS)
>walks around car
>test signals and such
>she gets in car
>off we go
>get to red light
>turn left
>get to three point turn part
>just like I practiced
>strike up conversation with her
>ask questions like whats the craziest thing that ever happened to you while you where testing someone
apparently someone ran completely off the road and bashed his car
>have her laughing and talking like good friends
>get back
>"come on anon lets go get your license"
>{hell yeah!s internally}
And that was the time I made great friends with a lady from the DMV
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)20:00 UTC+1 No.10739335 Report

I know. I'm gonna try and go next week maybe. I'm driving to work and the store without a license right now. But that's because it's close and cops don't say shit to me.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)20:00 UTC+1 No.10739336 Report

>convoluded instructions
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)20:02 UTC+1 No.10739341 Report

I failed mine twice. First for palming the steering wheel when turning. Second time for exceeding the speed limit by 2mph. Then I went to a rural as fuck dmv known for being easy, to get there you have to take curvy as fuck roads. They asked if I dove there myself. I said yes. Then they told me to sit down and they took my photo for the license and had me to the signs test and then sent me on my way with my license. I think they actually got shut down for doing stuff like that several years ago, or everyone was fired.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)20:07 UTC+1 No.10739365 Report

if you're an american who failed a driving test you can just leave this board right now
TheEvoXFreak 07/23/14(Wed)20:13 UTC+1 No.10739384 Report

did my drivers test in a welded dif, stripped out and straight piped 240sx. My instructor was an old lady and she was super afraid of my car. Passed with flying colors. You just have to appear confident OP. If you look nervous then the instructor is going to look for reasons to fail you. Also, dont be a dumbass. Make sure you check your mirrors, stop for at least 3 seconds at the stop signs and don't go off road on your 3 pt turn (tfw my 240 had angle mods and it was a piece of cake).
>pic related
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)20:14 UTC+1 No.10739390 Report

if you did those mods yourself I wish bad things upon you
TheEvoXFreak 07/23/14(Wed)20:23 UTC+1 No.10739421 Report

somebody sounds a little buttmad. Yes did them myself.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)20:34 UTC+1 No.10739467 Report


>implying state employees aren't brainless and soulless assholes
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)20:43 UTC+1 No.10739512 Report

>Failing an American driving test
Stolen Recaros 07/23/14(Wed)20:44 UTC+1 No.10739519 Report

You're retarded. Do you know how fucking rare a stock 240SX is? Fuck you.
Just.... Fuck you, and fuck all your illiterature future generations of inbred fucktards
Stolen Recaros 07/23/14(Wed)20:45 UTC+1 No.10739523 Report

Thanks autocorrect
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)20:48 UTC+1 No.10739545 Report

>You're retarded. Do you know how fucking rare a stock 240SX is? Fuck you.
Why not just buy him a 240sx if you want to be in control of what he does with his own personal property?
Go sit in the corner and think about what you just said. It's one of your least-intelligent posts to date.
Stolen Recaros 07/23/14(Wed)20:50 UTC+1 No.10739558 Report

Everytime I look for a 240SX, it's always 90% SR20 swaps, 9.999 % modded KA24's, and the other 0.0001%? automatics. And even those are modified.
Fuck you, Fuck the rice tax, and fuck >muh drift car
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)20:52 UTC+1 No.10739565 Report

>Everytime I look for a 240SX, it's always 90% SR20 swaps, 9.999 % modded KA24's, and the other 0.0001%? automatics. And even those are modified.
You didn't read my post at all. You didn't go think about your post, you just kept being mad and kept madposting loudly.
Please stop.
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)21:26 UTC+1 No.10739757 Report

she was really nice
like 8/10 would let her be my mom/grandma
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)22:30 UTC+1 No.10740102 Report

iktfb :^( i did my test today and at like 1 min from the end i failed because i cut a car while i was thinking about my friend that just died last night in a car crash :(
Anonymous 07/23/14(Wed)23:15 UTC+1 No.10740322 Report

>tfw passed on third try but whatever I got it done
>tfw go to driving school same time about 3 of my friends start it
>tfw I get my license 10 days before my 18th birthday (18 being legal to drive here)
>tfw none of those friends even finish driving school let alone make it to the DMV
>tfw 2 more of my friends start driving school
>tfw those just quit at some point just the same

And that's the story of how I'm the only person with a driver's license (and a car) in my closer group of friends of about 8 people (1 being my brother who just started who might just do the same shit as the rest and 2 didn't start it because one doesn't like driving because he's a pussy and one just doesn't really have a chance of driving one after he gets his license)
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)00:22 UTC+1 No.10740674 Report

Everyone going "herp derp test is easy" needs to keep in mind that each testing station is wildly different. I passed first try, but the route had lots of instant fails, like turning right onto a two-lane road where the right lane immediately ends (instant fail unless you turn into the right-most lane, and then immediately merge left before the dashed lines disappear.) They also wouldn't tell you if you instant-failed until the very end of the test, meaning if you, say, obstructed the sidewalk on your way out of the parking lot, they'd still let you fruitlessly drive the rest of the course.

The testing station one city over had a far simpler route, no three-point turn, no parallel parking, or anything beyond a spin around the block. It's entirely possible that OP is still faget, but some tests are more comprehensive than others.
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)00:31 UTC+1 No.10740723 Report


Sadly, the tripfags and attention whores here would rather circlejerk, post bullshit like >>10738851, or just plain laugh at people otherwise.

I wish more anons made sense like this.
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)00:34 UTC+1 No.10740757 Report

100% on the written and 100% on the driving exams. Didn't study for the written and had to do the driving in a friends car as my dad thought his M3 was going to be too fast (good decision on his part)

You have to literally be some special kind of stupid to fail driving test.
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)00:38 UTC+1 No.10740783 Report

this pretty much
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)00:41 UTC+1 No.10740797 Report

I had an instant fail of "too many maneuvers while parking" but the tester still passed me because she said I could drive (I'd been driving with a permit for years).

A lot of people on /o/ might be underestimating how awkward they may have looked while driving.

They're watching your every move, your body language etc.
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)07:37 UTC+1 No.10743319 Report

Yeah the testing station I went to was the most strict in the city. I scheduled one where its apparently easy as balls.
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)07:54 UTC+1 No.10743380 Report

Depends where you did it OP.

In scandinavian and baltics countries it's incredibly difficult to get a licence.
In the US it's incredibly easy to get one.
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)07:56 UTC+1 No.10743387 Report

>take 4 hour drug and alcohol course online ("ALCOHOL MAKE DRIVE HARD")
>take roadsign test at dmv ("what is a ---STOP SIGN---?")
>get permit
>learn(?) to drive
>go to get license
>dmv is directly across the street from residential neighborhood
>they have you drive around their parking lot, then drive to neighborhood
>conduct the rest of the test there
>zero cars
>no real testing (drive forward, reverse, brake)
>drive back to dmv (30 sec at most)
>congrats you're a driver now

and that is the entire process here
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)07:57 UTC+1 No.10743391 Report

The only comment on my test was that "I looked over my shoulders too often." Passed, but it was kinda funny. I'm comfortable with my mirrors and rarely look over my shoulder but my drivers ed instructor had said to look over them frequently when testing for our license or we'd fail. The test was easy as fuck. I don't understand how some people drive so badly.
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)07:59 UTC+1 No.10743398 Report

>tfw failed first two driving tests
>tfw passed third one with 30 points, which was the absolute maximum number of points before failing
>tfw after passing my dad bought me my first car
>tfw my first car is better than either of my mom's current cars
>tfw this was this year
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)08:00 UTC+1 No.10743405 Report

All I had to do was take a $350 dollar class and drive and observe 7 hours each one sumer 5 years ago. I was 15, this was in Texas and now it's different but not much harder.
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)08:00 UTC+1 No.10743406 Report


Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)08:00 UTC+1 No.10743408 Report

I'm actually 21.
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)08:01 UTC+1 No.10743410 Report

27 points on my first try. Drove too fast cornered too hard didn't check blind spots and mirrors. A bunch of other shit I don't remember.
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)08:01 UTC+1 No.10743412 Report

My experience was
>drive around the block
>parallel park on empty street
Not even a 15 minute drive.
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)08:13 UTC+1 No.10743440 Report

Sounds like mine. Not busy, parallel park, don't crash, don't speed.
I didn't actually know all the road rules at the time, had we come to a four-way intersection at the same time as other cars we would've been a bit stuffed.

Can't beat my grandparents stories of driving tests though.
>grandad arrives at police station
I've come to get a motorcycle licence
>how did you get here?
I rode the bike
>did you fall off?
>Thankyou sir sign here please

annnnd gramma
>drive up the street
>cop asks her how long she's been driving
21 years officer
>ok, we're done, you can head back to the station now
07/24/14(Thu)08:17 UTC+1 No.10743456 Report

>27 points
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)08:50 UTC+1 No.10743562 Report

>Takes forces me to take test in the 87 Thunderbird that hes giving me to drive
>Clutch is fucked up
>Grinding gear and bunny hopping the entire test
>Stall it out twice
>Hit the curb parallel parking
>Still pass

Still have nightmares about it
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)09:02 UTC+1 No.10743604 Report

Don't worry, OP. I failed mine 3 times. Had to retake my permit's test before I passed on the 4th try.

First fail was because I went 15mph in a residential area (speed limit is 25-30).

Second fail was because I didn't yield to someone trying to make a U-turn. They made eye contact with me, but I didn't pay attention. I could of caused an accident.

Third time was because I didn't yield to a guy exiting the DMV in the wrong lane. Granted, he's a dumbass, but I still should of assessed the situation and reacted accordingly.

It took me 6 months of practice and frustration before I passed. 6 fucking months. So believe me, OP. It could be worse.

My advice is: don't focus too much on the mechanics of driving (like godly braking, accelerating and parking). Focus on driver etiquette (yielding, signaling) and traffic laws (when can you make a turn, what is the speed limit in a commercial area).

Poor car handling will dock you a few points. Making an unsafe or illegal maneuver because your lazy dumbass didn't read the DMV handbook will instantly fail you.

This was in California, BTW. It's babby tier compared to EU driver's test. If I can do it, you can do it.
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)18:28 UTC+1 No.10745476 Report

Op here. I am in Cali.
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)19:32 UTC+1 No.10745809 Report

Don't feel bad op. I "failed" about 6-7 times.
jk I only failed once but
>first time I couldn't do the test cuz brake lights were out
>second time, car wasnt insured
>third time, I went by myself. big no no
>fourth time, used someone elses corvette, broke down on the waay to DMV
>fifth, crack on windshield of friends truck i was using
I forgot exactly how many times shit like that happened but eventually i got a working car and i failed. passed the next time in a friends chevy cruze
Anonymous 07/24/14(Thu)19:36 UTC+1 No.10745833 Report

I failed once because of my car.
>door handle was broken so you had to use the metal rod thing to open it from the inside
>lady said I auto failed because of that

Retook it in my friend's SUV, passed with one mistake, I think I forgot to signal during the 3 point turn or something.
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