Dubai: Dubai police salvaged a car which fell in Dubai Creek after the driver forgot to use the handbrakes
at the time of parking and did not put his gear in parking position, police said on Sunday.
Honda has advised Civic owners to visit their local dealers to have new handbrakes
fired free of charge.
Owners are being offered a replacement handbrake
All owners can go back to their dealer to have a new handbrake
At the time Vauxhall admitted other owners had reported the same problem, but said repeated tests had failed to find a fault with handbrakes
Driving instructors are no better, if anyone should apply their handbrake
you would think a driving instructor would, but one in front of me did not.
12% of women and 7% of men had no idea what the handbrake
warning light was;
After you hook up to the trailer, apply the handbrakes
and move the trailer slightly to sec if the brakes hold the trailer wheels, if they do, go ahead and finish your mission.
Unless you've been driving your Musso on the handbrake
and prematurely wearing out the rear shoes, there's something wrong.
Ryan Swift, 12, who witnessed the tragedy in Walkden, said the driver was doing handbrake
turns to impress a group of girls.
had failed to hold the vehicle, which rolled down and smashed into a Citroen Saxo belonging to her 19-year-old daughter Gemma.
Police said vandals smashed car windows and released the handbrakes
so they would roll into walls and garden gates.