Knowing how to react in the event of brake failure is paramount to ensuring safety while driving. How knowledgeable are you when it comes to reacting to brake failure? Take this quiz and find out!
Question 1 of 10
How often does brake failure occur?
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Brake failure is sometimes caused by defective brake parts, so it is important to:
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What is a common cause of temporary brake failure?
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What's the first thing you should do if you recognize that you are experiencing a hydroplane?
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What is it called when a driver downshifts to a lower gear in an effort to slow/stop their vehicle?
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When is it safe to engage the parking brake if your regular brakes fail?
Question 7 of 10
Why does the parking brake still work if the regular brakes fail?
Question 8 of 10
What is a last resort for stopping your car if the brakes fail and the parking brake is ineffective?
Question 9 of 10
Why is throwing the car into reverse a risky maneuver?
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