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hazard lights

the indicator lights of a motor vehicle when flashing simultaneously to indicate that the vehicle is stationary and temporarily obstructing the traffic
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The HWL911 Hazard Warning Lights enables vehicle operators to clearly indicate their need for assistance to other motorists and police.
ESS automatically activates the brake and hazard warning lights (indicators) when it detects an emergency stop situation.
The Citroen C5 has an advanced braking system with electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD), emergency braking assistance (EBA), anti-lock braking system (ABS) and electronic stability program (ESP), and the hazard warning lights are activated automatically when the ABS operates.
With more serious problems (he system could turn on the hazard warning lights, reduce the speed, or even induce automated emergency braking.
Despite the heavy traffic, neither driver switched on their hazard warning lights.
From a safety point of view, the car's stability control system and variable four-wheel-drive system helps glue the car to the black stuff, while the CX-7 includes a new emergency stop signalling system which automatically activates the hazard warning lights should the driver brake abruptly.
John Mohamed, defending, said his client was shaken by the accident and had driven away with his hazard warning lights on because he did not feel it was safe to stop.
Among the latest safety features is a new Emergency Stop Signalling (ESS) system which activates the hazard warning lights when the driver brakes abruptly.
The driver in front of me put on his hazard warning lights and pulled over and I did the same, but it was extremely alarming.
There is also a new Emergency Stop Signalling system which automatically activates the hazard warning lights, whenever the driver brakes sharply or heavily, plus a new Rear Vehicle Monitoring system.
Given its slick styling, sporty dynamics and upgraded safety technologies like the Emergency Stop Signalling, which activates the hazard warning lights under heavy braking, and the new Rear Vehicle Monitoring system, the CX-7 is a car with great appeal.
Entry-level Renault Fluence models will be equipped with ABS with electronic brakeforce distribution, emergency braking assist, with automatic activation of the hazard warning lights, ESC (electronic stability control) with CSV understeer control, three-point inertia-reel seatbelts, with pretensioners and load limiters for the front seatbelts, inertia-reel seatbelts with load limiters for all three rear seats, driver and passenger airbags, two lateral thorax airbags and two curtain airbags, warning alert if driver or passenger seatbelts are unfastened, three-point Isofix anchorage for outer rear seats, cruise control with speed limiter, latest-generation headrests.