Translation of drum brake in Spanish:

drum brake

freno de tambor, n.


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    freno de tambor masculine
    • Single-piston vented front discs and rear drum brakes are standard equipment.
    • In addition, the plant produces corner modules, disc brake calipers, drum brakes and wheel cylinders.
    • Studies have shown that disc brakes grab faster and hold longer than drum brakes.
    • ‘Their purchasing department told us that drum brakes cost less than discs,’ he said, ‘and that's true on a strict part-for-part basis.’
    • Low-tech rear drum brakes have been standard for even high-level compact cars like the Civic and Corolla, but the Spectra fits solid discs in the rear combined with vented discs in the front.