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Re: Scenic 2011 rolled with parking brake on

This used to be a major problem on the Citroen BX as the handbrake was on the front discs ...whilst driving and braking the friction causes heat causing the disc to expand so when the handbrake was applied it was tight BUT in the cooling process the disc contracts meaning the pads do not have sufficient grip to hold the car, it is rarer to happen on the rear but it does happen could be due to a binding brake generating more heat ...hence the reason always park in gear ..if parking facing downhill use reverse

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