How Brakes Work

Major car makers invest heavily in developing brakes specifically for each vehicle, to ensure maximum levels of performance, safety and reliability.

As you will see in the video below, the typical braking system is made up of many different components, all designed to work together to slow or stop your vehicle depending on the amount of pressure applied to the brake pedal. Using a simple, easy to follow animation the video will run you through the full working operation of a typical braking system.