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Automotive Technology: A Systems A...

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Jack Erjavec + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
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6th Edition
Jack Erjavec + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133612315

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Chapter 50, Problem 12RQ
Textbook Problem

True or False? Metering and proportioning valves balance the braking characteristics of disc and drum brakes.

Expert Solution
To determine

The truth of the given statement.

Explanation of Solution

Given information:

Metering and proportioning valves balance the braking characteristics of disc and drum brakes.

The new model cars have a combinational valve in their hydraulic system. This valve is a combined unit that contains a metering and proportioning valve with a pressure warning switch. These valves installed in the braking system act as a warning device when the pressure of fluid is below a minimum limit.

The pressure differential valve in the event of hydraulic leaks, shuts off the hydraulic circuit and warning lights are actuated by the system safety switch...

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