Collisions tend to happen when one driver is going faster or slower than other cars on the road?

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Collisions tend to happen when one driver is going faster or slower than other cars on the road True or False?

true lol :)drivers ed

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Expressway collisions tend to be more serious than those on other types of roads because?

A combination of speed and volume of traffic plus tight on and off ramps on many expressways

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If you replace a car's wheels with smaller ones will the speedometer reading be faster or slower than the car is actually going?

Faster as there is smaller wheel circumference per rotation.If your wheel is 1m around, your speedo will have been configured to know that you will travel 1m per rotation but if its only 90cm the car will still think you have done 1m per rotation so therefore you are actually travelling slower th...

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What is the conclusion of driving slower than faster?

better fuel economy, and its better for your engine trans etc

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When you add more mass to a toy car will it go faster slower or the same down a ramp?

Faster. You see, adding more mass to the object pulls it down faster than when it had a lesser amount. Now that you've added more mass to your car, the gravitational pull will allow it to zoom on down the ramp. Forget about driving that thing UP the ramp!(:

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What must you use when you are driving slower than other drivers on a multi-lane highway?

The far right lane. On multiple lane highways, the lanes are counted from the left to right -- the fast lane is #1. So if you are on a 4-lane drive in #4. This applies to The US and right-side drive road, left side driver cars

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Why do sports cars go faster than other cars?

They generally are designed to have a lower mass than other cars as well as having more powerful engines. They also have suspension systems that are optimized to allow faster and harder cornering.Add these factors together with an owner who likes the concept of speed, and there are four reasons w...

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Why do race cars go faster than other cars?

They are built to out perform the average car depending on what type of racing they do.

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Explanation why a car going around a bend wet road tend to slide off the road?

The damp road surface, plus the momentum of the car's weight going round a bend, could cause a loss of friction, resulting in a slide.

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When you are driving slower than other traffic on a multi lane highway you must use?

On two-lane roads, the left lane should generally be used only when you're passing a slower car driving in front of you; when the road is crowded and both lanes are in use, don't use the left lane if you're driving more slowly than traffic.

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What kind of wheel turns another wheel to make it go faster or slower?

The wheel that turns another is called a drive wheel. The wheel that is being turned by another wheel is the driven wheel. The wheels could be v-belt or flat belt driven in which case the wheels would be pulleys. They could also be driven by chain in which case the wheels would be sprockets. The ...

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Are the police cars faster than the other cars?

Depends upon which cars are being compared. In many US municipalities, the Ford Crown Victoria is still used, and is not exactly a fast car (electronically limited to 120mph, and not very quick to get to 60mph). However, you can't outrun a police officer's radio.Note:Does depend on the cars being...

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Why can a car travel faster on a concrete road than on a bumpy road?

The bumpier the road, the more resistance the car has to move forward.

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When you add more mass to a toy car will it go faster slower or the same speed down a ramp?

It will go faster, just like a boy scout pine wood derby car.

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Why can a car travel faster on a concrete road than a bumpy road?

Because the tires can pick up grip and the suspension is not required as much, it would be the same as a person with running shoes/trainers running on a athletics track, they can make more speed as the surface is flat.

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What makes the draft go faster than one car by itself?

It cuts down on the wind resistance of the car behind it, which makes that car push the other car faster than the one by itself. Because the one by itself isn't getting a push behind and its not pushed by another car which slows it down!

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What happened when your car turned off while going 70 MPH for less than one second then came back on?

The most logical thing I can think of is *CHECK the connections on both of your battery terminal connectors, make sure they are tightly secured to the terminals? *If say for example the negative battery terminal came out of contact even for a second all of your electronics would appear to go craz...

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Why is it harder to stop a train than a car when a car is going faster?

More weight behind the train therefore longer stopping time.

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Why is that an automobile can travel faster on a concrete road than on desert?

Less resistance/friction on concrete.

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On a car do the left wheels go slower than the right wheels when turning left or vice-versa because they would have to cover less distance in the same time since they are on the inside of the turn?

Left wheels slower on a left turn. Right slower on a right turn.

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Excessive and lingering anger over how other drivers behave on the road is often termed?

excessive and lingering anger over how other drivers behave on the road is often termed?

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When One valve tip on a cylinder head is much higher than the others. the most likely cause of this?

When an engine severely overheats a valve or valves can "tulip". This condition can cause the valve to seat lower in the valve seat causing the valve to appear higher than normal. Time for the head to be rebuilt.

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What is the strange thing that happens to the Concord in faster-than-sound flight?

A sonic boom occurs by an object traveling through the air faster than the speed of sound.

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Why do they make cars go faster than the speedlimt?

They make the cars go faster then the speed limit so they have enough power to tow things, if need be, and to make up hills and other road conditions. If they only went 75 miles an hour there would be a major limit on the things you could do with them.It's the only way car manufacturers have foun...

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Is a bigger car faster than a smaller one?

Not necessarily, it depends on the power plant.

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Did dirt bikes back then go faster than the ones now?

I doubt it, engines today are more technical and more efficent than the ones from long ago.

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What happens when a nascar driver has to go to the bathroom?

sometimes they just go while they are driving

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Why does your car jerk when going on the road?

Idiot 16 year old drivers who don't know what they are doingAdded:It also could be a problem with the fuel injection or fuel filter not letting enough fuel in the chamber for the combustion process.

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Am i allowed to be the main driver on more than one vehicle?

It depends on where you are located, for example, im From Nova Scotia Canada, and i am the main driver on all 4 of my civics.

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When can't a truck driver see you on the road?

If you can't see the truck drivers mirrors, he can't see you.

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Why would someone driving a Porche BMW Mercedes or any other fast sportcar decide to go 15 miles below the speed limit when they most certainly have the car to go faster?

The Real reason is they don't want everybody in the world thinking that they have to show off in front of some idiot in a pinto thinking that their car belongs on fast and the furious. It is a personal preference showing off does not happen in 5 o'clock traffic catch one at night you might see it...

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Which one is faster a nascar car or a cheetah?

A NASCAR car will be more than twice as fast as a cheetah

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Is there any other reason the car won't start in the morning other than fuel system or battery?

Of course, there are other possible reasons that your car won't start.

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Is a car that can go from 0 to 100 kmph in 7 seconds faster than one that goes from 0 to 60 mph in 3.5 seconds?

That really is no indication of the overall top speed, but the car which accelerates from 0-60 MPH gets to that speed faster.. 100 km/h is approximately 62 miles per hour.

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Why wont any doors open on my golf with the fob other than drivers door?

The golf door mechanism is set to unlock the drivers door only. This is a safety measure, it allows the driver to get into the car and control who gets into the passenger side of the car.

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A car is driving on a flat road When the driver hits the brakes the car slows down and stops What would happen if there were no friction?

If you're asking in the theoretical sense as in there were no friction at all in the universe then the car would never stop. Then again if that were the case then the car would have a hard time to move in the first place.

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Are there any other choices other than the combustion engine on sale to the general public?

Yes there are Hybrids and 100% electric vehicles such as the Tesla, Ford Focus Electric, Nissan Leaf, and others.

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Why is it harder to stop a train than a car even when the car is moving faster?

The train is heavier than the car is and the train has more things in the back. The train is heavier than the car is and the train has more things in the back.

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Why is harder to stop a train than a car even when the car is moving faster?

because the train have a power heavy than car fast thats it

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Two cars plus traveled towards each other from a point of 500kmh apart the two cars meet in 4 hours what is the average speed of each car if one travels 15kmh faster than the other?

one car is traveling at 55 kilometers per hour the other is at 70 let x = speed of first car => speed of second car = x+15 knowing that the total milage covered in 4 hours was 500 Km x+(x+15) = 500/4 2x + 15 = 125 2x = 110 x = 55 => car one is 55 Kph => car two is 70 Kph to check wo...

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If two cars coming from opposite directions enter an intersection with no traffic signs or signals one intends to turn left the other is going straight ahead the driver of the turning car should?

The driver of the turning car should YEILD as the car driving straight has the right of way. In Canada anyway. In the UK also

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One headlight is brighter than the other but even when you switch out the headlight that is dim with the one that was bright the one that was dim is now brighter in the other headlight?

It sounds to me that as you move the suspect bulb to another socket the light intensity goes with it. Remove the bulbs and look closely to determine whether they are the same manufacturer, type, and wattage. sounds like there is a bad ground on the headlight assembly of the one that makes the lig...

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In the state of New Jersey when your car is parked on the side of the road is it illegal to get in on the driver's side?

Technically in most states one should not open the drivers side door because it could interfere with traffic and cause accidents.If there are no cars coing and you do not interfere with traffic then it should be no problem.I'd love to see more people comment on this, I've never heard anyone ask t...

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If a wheel comes off a car why does it go faster than the car?

It doesn't, if your car is missing a tire, your car slows down and the wayward tire appears to go faster.

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Why doesn't the front cart of a rollarcoster go faster than the back car?

It cant. They are connected. If the front car moved faster than the back car it would pull away from the back car.

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A car is sold to someone other than promissed?

Only if you paid him/her to hold the car for a designated amount of time did he/she breach an "option contract". Other than that, it was only an invitation to negotiate and he/she had the legal right to sell to someone else, because you did not have a contract for the sale of said car.

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What happens if you put smaller winter tires on your car than the normal ones?

Your car will have more traction in the snow, making it easier to drive.However, you should only put the tires exactly specified by the manufacturer on your car.

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When driving through a one way alley and the speed limit is not posted you must drive no faster than?

Usually it's 10 or 15 and in some places it's as high as 20, but if you're not sure, go no more than 5 and you won't have a problem.

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What happens when you forget to renew driver licease for one year?

You will eventually get stopped by PD and get a ticket. Some places require also for you to have a valid license like bars. Even jobs!!If you dont for whatever reason want to renew your license, i suggest getting an additional ID that is valid. You always need some kind of valid ID for so many th...

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What happens when a driver presses on the steering wheel to honk the horn?

Pressing on the steering wheel pad will close the contacts on the switch that activates the horn relay which in turn activates the horn.

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What is the advantage of the ferrari car than to other car?

Their racing history/name, they are like Porsche, way over priced for what you get.

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What happens when you press on the accelarator and the car is not going fast?

the tyres may slip and the car will go faster

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Why do they make cars that go faster than the speed limit?

The reason manufacturers don't fit speed limiters to cars is simple.Car buyers want to drive fast and would not buy a car that is speed limited.To put it simply, cars are made to go significantly faster than the highest national speed limit because it is the will of the people.

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Is the first gear of an automobile smaller than the others or bigger?

The first gear is larger than the others. As the gear has larger radius the speed of rotation is low. As the gears keep on increasing their size decreases resulting in increase in speed of the vehicle

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Is a 40 offset of a car rim bigger or smaller than a 38 off set which will sit in more than the other 40 or 38?

Depends if it is a negative or positive offset.Rear spacing (or backspacing) is the distance between the wheel's inboard edge and its mounting pad. It can be measured by using a ruler and a straightedge set across the backside rim of the wheel.If you have a "positive" offset, the mounting pad is ...

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Is it better to rent a car when visiting Hawaii or go on bus tours?

If you're the type that doesn't like groups or a schedule to stick too, renting a car is your best option in Hawaii. The freedom to come and go as you please, where you want for as long as you want is more than worth the price. You also have the option to discover the non-touristy locales.

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When a vehicle ascending a hill on a one-lane road meets a vehicle descending the hill who has the right of way and which one has to back up and yield the right of way to the other?

the vehicle going uphill has the right of way

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Is there a car faster than the veyron?

The Bugatii Veyron is the fastest production car. (Well the Veyron SS is faster but that's just the newer model)The current land speed record is held by the ThrustSSC which uses twin turbofan engines and has reached a speed of over 1,200 km/h (~750 mph I think)

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Is there a car faster than the aero?

yes i don't remember the name but it is faster than the aero and takes 2 years to get after you purchase it

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What car is faster than the Bugatti Veyron?

Koenigsegg Agera Beats the Bugatti Veyron to Become the World's Fastest Car.The supercar hit a top speed of 284.5 m.p.h.A look at the Koenigsegg Agera RS, the new world's fastest car.

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How do you tell if one ear is better than the other?

Your left ear is more emotional than your right ear If you have hearing loss, one ear probably has more than the other — but even more than that, since birth, your ears have been partial to different sounds.Scientists have discovered that the left and right ears process sound differently.

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Why will a car skid more on a wet road than the dry road?

because it's slippery... wet surfaces are slippery while dry is notthis is because there is less friction and it cant grip to the road as wellthere is less traction when the roads are wet as the water creates a thin layer between the surface of the road and the tire. this means that the tires can...

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What is the part of the car you should put force on to make the car go faster?

You would apply force to the accelerator to make the car go faster.

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Is putting anything other than oil gas or antifreeze into your car bad?

Not as long as you put the proper fluid into the proper place such as, motor oil into the engine, gasoline in the fuel tank, antifreeze in the cooling system reservoir, transmission fluid in the transmission, brake fluid in the brake system reservoir, power steering fluid in the power steering re...

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Will a car go faster down a ramp or on a flat surface?

gravity pulls objects down and when a car is on the ground.but when it is on a ramp it moves and goes and goes and stops because gravity pulls is down to the ground and when it is on a flat area it moves a little but its like its on the ground cause of gravity.

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What happens when a driver presses on the steering wheel to honk the horn of a car?

there is a contact to ground that takes place wich activates the horn relay wich in turn activates the horn

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When a car going up hill on a one lane road comes across another car going down hill who should back up?

This isn't AS straight-forward as it sounds!Complicating matters is how much traffic is behind the first ascending or descending vehicle! It can be nightmarish to get all drivers to understand and coordinate the intended actions. Among local drivers traveling known one-lane or narrow hills, a lon...

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What is causing a squeaking noise coming out of the front of your car on the passenger side it happens when you go over bumps or when the car kicks back when putting it in to gear atlow speeds 15mph?

If it is a front wheel drive car have the cv joint checked or one of the suspension components like tie rod ends or shock absorber.

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When passing a vehicle stopped on the side of the road drivers should?

Upon approaching an emergency vehicle, including a tow truck, that is stopped on a highway with its emergency lights activated, the driver of a vehicle travelling on the same side of the highway shall slow down and proceed with caution and move to a non-adjacent lane if it is safe to do so.

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Car is missing going down the road?

More detail is needed for a diagnosesSorry

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Why does a car's temperature gauge go up when heater is on or when the car is parked?

i had a similar problem it could be a low antifreeze level or sticky or stuck open thermostat or partially plugged rad or fan could not be working right if electric or clutch type. either way start with the simple and cheapest first if none of these check your guage.

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What pedal in the car is pushed to make the car go faster?

The pedal in the car you push to go faster is the accelerator pedal.

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Which jetta is faster the jetta 3 1.8 jetta 4 1.8 or the new ones?

Boosted96GSX's Response:To answer the question, the faster of what you have listed would be any MK5 or even MK6 with the 2.0 Turbo motor. The MK4 with the 1.8 Turbo is an awesome motor of its time, but if we are just talking about stock power from the factory, the 2.0T is the winner right now.

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What happened to cars and roads in the 1920s?

Cars were improved tremendously and roads were converted from gravel and dirt to paved roads.

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Your car loses power when going more than 50 km on the highway?

check that your gass lines arent cracked. and look into these:replace spark plugs, replace air filter. and you might want to replace your gas filters. that's whats I did and my car is running fine now.

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What is the best way to inform other drivers of any muaneuver you are about to make on the highway?

using signal lights and positioning your vehicle in the direction you intend to go (left lane change, put vehicle toward the left side of your lane and the opposite for a right lane change).

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Which one is faster a sport car or a street car?

It's all dependent on the cars power. For example, a 600bhp Lamborghini and a 600bhp modified Nissan Skyline have the same power. However, it then depends on curb weight and how the power is transferred onto the tarmac. If the Nissan has been stripped to race, it may only weigh a ton, whereas the...

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What is the best website to look for used cars other than craiglist?

Ebay can be reasonable. Or there is the American Classifieds.

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What is the best way to inform other drivers of any maneuver you are about to make on the highway?

Use your signal lights.

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How many cars are on the road in one day?

Around 900,00,000,000,000,000 every day

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Who is responsible in a 3-car crash if a crash occurs because driver 2 is avoiding an unsafe or abrubt act of driver 1 and driver 2 swerves to avoid a collision and ends up crashing into driver 3?

I was sitting still and a pick up behind me was very close but did not hit me the 3 car hit the pick up and rammed it into my car. Now my car is totalled, and no one wants tofix it.

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When you turn anything electrical on your car the car gets slower?

that is such a lie the electronics just use extra energy

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If two cars hit head on and each is going the same speed is the collision speed the combined speeds?

Yes, and I saw the result of that while living in Germany. Two cars hit headon going at the same speed. It was a mess. One was a VW Beetle and there was nothing left but the back seat. They had to airlift the driver out.

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Why on a 98 ford escort zx2 would your car shake when you apply the brakes going highway or faster speeds?

You have warped rotors. To cure the problem, you will need to remove both front rotors and have them turned by a machine shop, or replaced if they are not turnable. Be sure and replace both front sets of pads, even if they look good. Also check the calibers to make sure they are not sticking. Sti...

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What is the difference between the two police sirens the fast woo woo woo one and the slower woooooooo woooooooo and when is each one used?

The " woo woo" short siren, is used as a signal/warning (like your stopped it a no parking zone, I.E. move). The slower/continuous one is used in urgent call, The cop is in a (hurry/get out of the way), like to a shooting/high speed chase.

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When is traction poorest on the road?

First 30 minutes after it rains.

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What happens when the brakes are worn on only one side of the car?

your brakes are sticking need servicing asap

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Which makes a car go faster with the tailpipe up or down?

negligable effects if ....all other factors exact. same

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Will speedometer readings be more or less than actual speed when the cars wheels are replaced with smaller ones?

If the outside diameter of the new wheel (tire) is smaller then the tire will have to make more revolutions to equal what the manufacturer calibrated the spedometer to. The result would be your vehicle reading higher than actual speed. The solution it to make sure the vehicle is recalibrated to t...

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What is the correct procedure to follow when your car breaksdown on a road?

1. Stay in your car. More people get injured when they get out of their car and are struck by a passing vehicle. 2. Pull the car as far out of the drive lane as possible. Pull onto the paved shoulder if available or onto the grass if it is not too steep or soft. 3. Put on your hazard flashers to ...

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What other property is required of a car radiator other than ability to transfer heat energy and being light?

Resistance to flexing and vibration and corrosion and electrolysis.

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When an arrow is on the road and it's pointed towards you the driver what dows that mean?

you are going the wrong way because it is a 1 way road.

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You might expect all cars to be the same more or less Some cars are better than others A handful of cars can be said to be the only ones worth buying?

You make a statement but you do not have a question so therefore I can provide no answer.

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Why would the right rear disc brake pads wear a lot faster than the other wheels on a 2001 4 wheel drive Z71 Chevy pickup?

The caliper or parking brake linkage may be hanging. Make sure all of that is free.

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What happens when a car drives on an icy road and makes a sharp turn?

The car continues in the direction it was heading when traction was lost

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Right and left respectively my car jerks one way when accelerating and the other when braking?

You have a serious front end problem. Have a mechanic inspect it asap.

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What happens to people inside a car during a collision and the laws that apply?

The law of conservation of momentum says the center of mass of a system will always continue with the same velocity unless something outside the system acts on it with a force. That person has a kinetic energy, and the law of conservation of energy says it must go somewhere, can't just disappear ...

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Who is liable when you fail to stop at a stop sign but the other driver was speeding?

Well let's look at this from a logical standpoint. Did you cause the accident by running a stop sign or did the other party cause it because they were speeding? If you had not run the stop sign would the accident have happened in the first place? The answer is obvious. You caused the accident by ...

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When brake pads are worn enough will they actually cause the vehicle to feel like it is towing or dragging something i.e. slower acceleration or sluggishness?

yes especially when slowing down it makes an awful noise like your towin somethin

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Squealing sound at the front of a car. It doesnt happen when car is in idle Car is a turbo starlet standard. Sound tends to increase in speed with the increase in speed of the car But sometimes absent?

Probably a worn or loose belt

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