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Function DescriptionEndurance Braking
NotesSum of all devices in a vehicle which enable the driver with virtually no friction brake wear / tear to reduce the speed or to maintain the speed on a long descent. May contain energy supplying device(s), control device(s), transmission(s), retarder(s) and energy dissipation device(s). The control may be independent of the service brake system or may be integrated with the service brake control such that both are applied simultaneously or in a phased fashion. An integrated system may also have a control to prevent linking of operation.
Date created Or last modified2001-07-31