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Originally Posted by tankface View Post
My driving instructor told me when I did my pass plus that if ever you drive through a Ford, it's ok to leave the HB on anythign upto the 3rd notch to create a bit of heat to dry the brakes off.
That'll only dry the rears off though, and most of the braking is performed by the fronts. If I've driven through reasonably deep water, I tend to test the foot brake with my left foot while still applying the accelerator with my right. If I can feel the regular braking force coming back in, I'll release the pedal. If not, I'll keep it applied until the braking force comes back.
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