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anti-lock brake system
electric parking brake
electric steering assist
magnetic fl uid shock
stability control system
traction control system
wheel speed sensors
After studying this chapter, you will be able to:
Recall the major parts of an anti-lock brake system and their function.
Explain the operation of anti-lock brakes.
Give examples of how ABS can improve safety.
Explain the operation of an electronic ride height control system.
Recall the major parts of an electronic shock absorber system and their function.
Summarize the parts and operation of an electronic climate control system.
Explain the operation of a typical cruise control system.
Summarize the operation of an electronically controlled automatic transmissions and transaxles.
Summarize the operation of parking assist, stability control, and collision avoidance systems.