Hyundai Elantra: In the event of brake failure - Power brakes - Brake system - Driving your vehicle - Hyundai Elantra MD 2010-2015 Owners manualHyundai Elantra: In the event of brake failure

If service brakes fail to operate while the vehicle is in motion, you can make an emergency stop with the parking brake. The stopping distance, however, will be much greater than normal.

- Parking brakeWARNING - Parking brake

Applying the parking brake while the vehicle is moving at normal speeds can cause a sudden loss of control of the vehicle. If you must use the parking brake to stop the vehicle, use great caution in applying the brake.