After being in traffic with a lot of stop start you start to move all sudden the car stops like a emergency stop but you have not touched the brakes suddun it stops asif you have bracked suden suddenof a suddeen

2016 Renault Captur 1448
Problem added: Nov 17, 2023 (2 weeks ago)
Car: Renault Captur
Year: 2016
Variant: 1448
sudden stop after driving in heavy traffic stop start start to pull away car comes to a sudden stop as if you have slammed on the brakes but have not touched them happened the other day got slammed, up the back .lucky for me not much damaged. .The poor lad hade no chance of missing me because the roads was wet


Sounds like emergency brake assist cutting in .
Answered Nov 17, 2023 (2 weeks ago)

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