Hydraulic Brake System Module
The major components of a vehicle's hydraulic brake system are the brake pedal, pushrod, master cylinder assembly, hydraulic brake lines, and the brake caliper assembly.
The purpose of the hydraulic brake lines is to carry brake fluid from the master cylinder to the brake caliper assembly.
The purpose of the brake pedal is to transfer the driver’s input requesting to slow the speed of a vehicle to a mechanical action by the entire hydraulic brake system.
Which of the following is NOT a major component of a vehicle's hydraulic brake system?
- master cylinder assembly
- brake caliper assembly
- brake pedal
Which of the following describes the purpose of the brake pedal?
- open the windows
- open the trunk
- transfer the driver’s input to slow the speed of the vehicle into a mechanical action by the entire hydraulic brake system
- increase the speed of the vehicle