What is used to slow or stop a vehicle?
At what point is maximum retardation (slowing down) of a vehicle
When brakes are first applied
Just before the brakes lock
When the brakes lock
What is the advantage of selfenergizing brakes?
Smoother brake action
Increased pressure on the braking surfaces
Decreases tendency to skid on sudden stops
What is the purpose of the light spring between the cups of a
Return the piston to the released position
Slow down the application of the brakes
Keep the cups in position against the pistons
Which of the following is an advantage of disk brakes over drum
Disk brakes fade less