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Car jerks when coming to a complete stop
Posted 10 April 2019 - 09:11 PM
Can anyone help me figure out what this could be.
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Posted 11 April 2019 - 05:52 AM
We need a better description of what is happening.
If either front wheel loses traction, while still in the regenerative braking mode, your brain will tell you the car is accelerating. It isn't but that's what it feels like. Because of how a differential works all regen braking immediately stops if one wheel loses traction. One wheel going over a sunken manhole cover will do this every time. The solution is to push harder on the brake pedal to engage the service brakes.
Posted 11 April 2019 - 08:48 AM
Also if it's been raining the brake rotors will get rusty, so when you transition from regen to the brakes it can be jerky.
Posted 11 April 2019 - 10:32 AM
Posted 11 April 2019 - 01:56 PM
That is because you go from regen braking to mechanical disk braking at around 5 mph and some times they grab when not used much.
Posted 11 April 2019 - 03:21 PM
Posted 03 June 2019 - 10:31 AM
Check your suspension. The shocks and struts might cause this to happen if they go bad.
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