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Trailer Anti-Lock Braking System (TABS)

The WABCO Trailer Anti-Lock Braking System (TABS) is the industry’s first Anti-Lock Braking System for commercial vehicles. With an installed base of more than 6.5 million systems worldwide, it is the market-leading Trailer ABS.


What does Trailer ABS do?

The trailer ABS controls wheel slip to ensure trailer stability and steerability during braking. It slows down the vehicle as far as possible within physical limits.

Trailer ABS

Anti-Lock Braking System for trailers

Features and Capabilities:

Wheel speed sensors automatically detect when a wheel is going to lock

Automatically releases locked trailer brakes and keeps the trailer safely following the truck during hard stops

Intervenes automatically and adjusts the brake pressure accordingly


Trailer ABS

Anti-Lock Braking System for trailers

Customer Benefits: 

Optimizes control of the trailer during emergency manoeuvres

Helps to avoid trailer slipping and jackknifing during braking 

Maximizes the effectiveness of the brakes on all types of roads and during all weather conditions

Helps to extend tire life by up to 10%

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