Eastlake Village Marketplace is located 1 mi from Chula Vista Community Park via Eastlake Pkwy.
Learning Parking at Eastlake Village Marketplace
Probably unsurprisingly, back-in parking and parallel parking are two of the most tricky aspects of getting the hang of how to park a manual transmission car. We will first look at back-in parking, or backing a vehicle up into a parking area. To start things off, steer the car forward and stop as soon as you're a couple feet ahead of the parking area. Then, don't forget to turn your turn signal on and make certain to see if you have an empty path behind you. Once clear, step on the clutch pedal and move the gear stick to reverse gear. Make certain you press down on the clutch fully to the floor while you haven't begun your back-in yet. With your left foot still pushing down on the clutch, push down on the brakes with your right foot too. Then, gently pull your foot off from the clutch pedal until it hits the friction point; you'll know you're there when the rear of your vehicle lifts up and pick up a different noise from the engine. Now, you can gradually remove your right foot from the brake pedal, then keep mindful control of the brakes and clutch to start backing up the manual car to park. Because you're in reverse, seriously ensure you aren't going above a few miles per hour. Now, if upon your first try, you're not satisfied with how you've stationed the stick shift vehicle, you can always do some small adjustments like we talked about. Now that we've gotten to know how to do back-in parking, let's run you through how to parallel park in a stick shift vehicle. First thing, turn on your right turn signal to warn drivers and pedestrians around you. Then, drive the car forward until you're 2-3 feet in front of the parking space; you will be parallel to the car ahead of that spot. After getting in position, make sure the road in front of and behind you are clear, inspecting your backup camera, turning your head to take a look around, and, naturally, looking at your rearview and sideview mirrors. Begin pushing down the brake and clutch pedals down to the floor of the car. Have your steering wheel up aligned to make certain your tires are on and aligned properly. After everything is good to go, release the clutch pedal gradually until the clutch catches. You'll know you've hit the friction point when you get a different sound from the engine and sense the back of the vehicle come up a bit. Then, carefully raise your right foot from the brake to get the car rolling. Retain a slow and steady space reversing the car by keeping a mindful control on the clutch and brake pedals. Then, when you notice the rear bumper reach a couple of feet behind the rear bumper of the car beside you, steer your wheels all the way to the left. Then, the moment your right back bumper is 2-3 feet from the edge of the curb, twist your steering wheel to the right. Maintain your slow reversing with the manual clutch work using the brakes and clutch pedal until you bring the manual transmission vehicle to a stop.