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Understanding Your Car’s Anti-Lock Braking System

October 16, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Stopping a car in a hurry on a slippery road can be very challenging. Before there were Anti-lock Braking Systems (ABS) drivers were told to gently pump their brakes if they felt a wheel lock up when attempting to stop on a slippery road. Today, Anti-lock Braking Systems do this for us. In this article, we’ll learn all about anti-lock braking systems – how they work, what’s in them, and what to do when a tire starts to skid.