Question Topic: Band 1 road procedure
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Explanation: By leaving the car in gear, the engine will help to prevent the vehicle from rolling. When parking facing uphill, select first gear. This will maximise the resistance from the engine if the parking brake should fail.
Category: Band 1 road procedure
References: The Official DVSA Guide to Driving: Section 9, Highway Code: Rule 252