Tag: ABS

23 Posts

Feb 01, 1994

Now that we have anti lock braking systems ABS GM...

Dear Car Talk

Now that we have anti lock braking systems ABS GM gives 'em to you at - a copy whether you want 'em or not Autos have operated for over years without them Please tell us does the average careful miles-a-year...

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Jan 01, 1990

The truth about anti-lock breaks...

Dear Car Talk

After reading your real up-beat synopsis of anti-lock brakes I feel compelled to tell the downside I have them on my Buick Grand National and I thought they were great until the entire system needed to be replaced at a...


Oct 01, 1989

Do anti-lock brakes take longer to kick in?

Dear Car Talk

I understand that anti-lock brakes work by pulsing the brakes to keep them from locking My question is are there circumstances under which this could cause the car to take longer to stop For instance let's say you just start...

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