brake system


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Noun1.brake system - a braking device consisting of a combination of interacting parts that work to slow a motor vehiclebrake system - a braking device consisting of a combination of interacting parts that work to slow a motor vehicle
brake - a restraint used to slow or stop a vehicle
brake band - a band that can be tightened around a shaft to stop its rotation
hydraulic brake, hydraulic brakes - brake system in which a brake pedal moves a piston in the master cylinder; brake fluid then applies great force to the brake pads or shoes
automotive vehicle, motor vehicle - a self-propelled wheeled vehicle that does not run on rails
brake light, stoplight - a red light on the rear of a motor vehicle that signals when the brakes are applied to slow or stop
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Air Brake Market: Introduction Air brakes are a type of brake system which use compressed air to stop vehicles.
A leak in the brake line will result in a loss of brake fluid, and eventually the brake system may fail altogether.
The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports Jason Martinez's widow, Sheila Martinez, claims the company was negligent for failing to properly inspect or maintain the train's brake system.
From October 14 to 25, owners of all A-Class, C-Class, E-Class, S-Class, GLE and GLS registered between January 1, 2009 and January 1, 2015, can visit Mercedes-Benz Service Centres and take advantage of a brake system inspection including brake fluid condition and testing.
From October 14-25, owners of all A-Class, C-Class, E-Class, S-Class, GLE and GLS registered between January 1, 2009 and January 1, 2015 can visit Mercedes-Benz service centres and take advantage of a brake system inspection including brake fluid condition and testing.
From 14th to 25th October 2018, owners of all A-Class, C-Class, E-Class, S-Class, GLE and GLS registered between 1st January 2009 and 1st January 2015 can visit Mercedes-Benz Service Centers and take advantage of a brake system inspection including brake fluid condition and testing.
This concerns the never-ending reports on road accidents wherein one of the reasons cited is 'failure' of the brake system. Using common sense, this is nonsense!
HILS is an effective tool for design, performance evaluation, and test of vehicle subsystems such as antilock brake system (ABS), active suspension system, and steering system.
"The subject vehicles are equipped with a foot-operated parking brake system containing a parking brake cable which operates the rear brake system," said a statement.