The longer you own a car, the more driving habits you acquire. Unfortunately, not all of those habits are good ones. Moreover, the more experienced you become the harder it is to break them.
We at Viral Inspiral decided to compile examples of unwise driving behavior. Hopefully, this article will help you avoid dangerous situations and unnecessary expenses!
7.Resting your hand on the gear stick
Many people have the habit of resting their hand on the gear stick while driving. This shouldn’t be done for several reasons, the most obvious being that you need both hands to steer. Another harmful effect is that such small, yet constant, pressure on the gearbox turns it into a kind of cocktail shaker, displacing synchronizers and gears. This, in turn, leads to problems with shifting gears.