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Re: What's the scariest car failure you've had while driving?

Originally Posted by it66 View Post
only to see my near side front brake disc glowing bright orange and my wheel trim melted to my wheel and the smell was awful .
Bet that would've looked fab through the thermal camera on police helicopter!

I always forget that 'brake pads have to bed in' after being fitted new (often by hubby the day before)
- yet as I close in on the first junction of the day.. I always remember those words as I'm frantically bashing away at the brake pedal lol.

Please keep adding your heart stopping car failure moments.
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