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Old 26-06-2019   #16
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Re: Forward collision warning

Quote Originally Posted by cowabunga View Post
I think mine works, ive heard the audible beep a few times, but once on the motorway in the fast lane it beeped when a car suddenly slowed down and stopped in front of me, and although I braked in response it felt as though the car applied extra braking above and beyond my input. Good job it did because i was only a few feet behind the car in front when i came to a stop.
Don't confuse EBA (Emergency Brake Assist) with the FCW action. The fact that when your FCW kicked in and did a brake jolt but you also responded quickly yourself then I think YOU activated the EBA system and it was not the FCW system doing the braking.
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