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Unread 05-17-2013, 06:58 PM   #1
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Default How can I learn to drive by myself?

Hello I am 21 years old, and live in the State of Florida and don't know how to drive. I've been trying to get my parents to teach me to drive for years, since I was old enough to get a learner's permit but they keep putting it off. And well, I don't know what to do. I need a Diver's license so I can get a car and start working on supporting myself and leaving my parents.

I have done the online courses I can do, sign and DUI courses. But I still have no hands on experience. I'm not even sure exactly what to ask thats how lost I am. Every online resource I've looked at is assuming I am a teenager. So I thought maybe people at a car forum would know how I might learn to drive.

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Try a another family member? I would think most parents would want their kids to get a car and get moving on with life and leave them alone haha.
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There are plenty of driving schools out there, that will help you get your license for not a whole lot of money. Do you have friends that drive?
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@Mike. Not so much a refusal so much as they say they'll get around to it but never do no matter how often I pester and ask.

$PsP. No other family member. We are kind of in a rural area far away from everything and anyone.

@tonunater. No Friends but I think if I pay for a driving school that can act as a blackmail to my parents to force them to take me to the school or have the money wasted. But I can't find a driving school within a two hour drive of me. Unless Traffic school is the same thing? But I'm pretty sure its not.

If not I need a different way of learning.

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