Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Auto brakes / by Chris Johanson, Martin T. Stockel.
1. Automobiles—Brakes. I. Stockel, Martin T. II. Title.
TL269 .J65 2008
Copyright © 2008
The Goodheart-Willcox Company, Inc.
Previous editions copyright, 2004, 2000
All rights reserved. No part of this work may be reproduced, stored, or
transmitted in any form or by any electronic or mechanical means includ-
ing information storage and retrieval systems, without the prior written
permission of The Goodheart-Willcox Company, Inc.
Manufactured in the United States of America.
Library of Congress Catalog Card Number 2007022474
International Standard Book Number 978-1-59070-838-5
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The Goodheart-Willcox Company, Inc. Safety Notice: The reader is expressly advised to carefully read,
understand, and apply all safety precautions and warnings described in this book or that might also be indicated in
undertaking the activities and exercises described herein to minimize risk of personal injury or injury to others.
Common sense and good judgment should also be exercised and applied to help avoid all potential hazards. The
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then proceed with care to follow specific equipment operating instructions. The reader should understand these
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