Ontario Commercial Drivers License Air Brakes Practice Test 5

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Ontario Air Brakes Practice Test 5

A 20 question practice test to help prepare you for your air brakes knowledge test in Ontario

1 / 20

Which colour usually means the air line is a service line?

2 / 20

Which tank should be drained first when draining the air tanks on an air brake system?

3 / 20

What is a "glad hand"?

4 / 20

To measure the time it takes to build up pressure in the air system, the engine should be idling between _______________.

5 / 20

The pushrod stroke occurs when compressed air enters the?

6 / 20

Where are the air brake chambers located?

7 / 20

Finding a small bit of oil during an inspection is no cause for concern if its coming from the _____________?

8 / 20

You should be looking for this when checking your brake chambers?

9 / 20

The low air pressure warning device needs to be replaced or adjusted if it does not trigger at a minimum level of?

10 / 20

Trailer air brake systems must apply a spring brake when the pressure drops below?

11 / 20

Cut in pressure level must never fall below __________.

12 / 20

Cut out pressure level must never exceed __________.

13 / 20

Activation of trailer spring brakes can be checked by?

14 / 20

What is not a factor in how well your air brake system works?

15 / 20

A vehicle should have wheel chocks or blocks securing it in place during inspection if...?

16 / 20

The spring brake is designed for which situation?

17 / 20

When you are going twice the speed, your brakes will need to work ________ time harder to stop your vehicle.

18 / 20

You test a tractor protection valve by removing the service line and?

19 / 20

Spring brake controls are usually what color?

20 / 20

What does a governor do in an air brake system?

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