Driver keep his nerve after loosing his brakes while going downhill.

A truck driver had his brakes fail while going downhill on a long stretch of road...but kept his nerve and handled it.

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+3 1. snotraddict commented 5 years ago

Wow. Skillz.
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+6 2. thefox commented 5 years ago

4:58 Look at the size of those toilet rolls! :x

Something tells me he's going to need them. :)
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+3 3. sunnydaze4me commented 5 years ago

Everyone was lucky that there was very little traffic ahead of him.
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+2 4. cameramaster commented 5 years ago

The bit that got me was when he pulled out to overtake the truck that was in front of him ( 1.38 )...that had a trailer on the back, imagine what the result would have been like if he hadn't kept control. And then pulled out to avoid a bus!
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+2 5. Judge-Jake commented 5 years ago

Shouldn't there be a back up on lorry's if the brakes fail?8-)
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+1 6. thundersnow commented 5 years ago

Was so glad when I saw the driver appearing from the cabin :O
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0 7. buckleg08 commented 3 years ago

big truck, no brakes...:O
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0 8. thefox commented 3 years ago

Should have kept changing into lower gears and using the engine's compression to brake. Simples! :)