How Hot Do Your Car Brakes Really Get?

How Hot Do Your Car Brakes Really GetHow Hot Do Your Car Brakes Really Get

At what temperature do your brake pads start to work? At what temperature do they stop working? Ever wonder how hot your brakes get when you stomp on the pedal? Engineering Explained conducted an experiment and came up with all the answers.

How Hot Do Your Car Brakes Really Get?

In the video below, Engineering Explained are testing the rear disc brakes of a Honda S2000 using a Flir T1K thermal camera. The car is up on jack stands, while running the rear wheels to observe the amount of heat generated by the rear brakes.

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